Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers

2.5/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
77%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
4.8%
by 2031
WAGES
$38,200
or $18.36 hourly
VOLUME
2,340
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 77% (Robots are watching)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers' job openings is expected to rise 4.8% by 2031
'Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers' is expected to be an average growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers' was $38,200, or $18.36 hourly
'Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers' are paid 16.5% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as camera and photographic equipment repairers?

As of 2021 there were 2,340 people employed as Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers within the United States.
This represents around 0.002% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 60 thousand people are employed as Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers.

Job description

Repair and adjust cameras and photographic equipment, including commercial video and motion picture camera equipment.

SOC Code: 49-9061.00

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Felipe Andes (Highly likely) says
It will be more economical to buy another camera and if there are repairs they will be self-diagnosed and very modular
Jun 12, 2019 at 02:56 PM

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