Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians

5.3/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $28.79 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 21% (No worries)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Finger Dexterity
Manual Dexterity
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 1.9% by 2031
'Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians' is expected to be a slow 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 'Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians' was $59,880, or $28.79 hourly
'Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians' are paid 30.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as solar thermal installers and technicians?

As of 2021 there were 417,620 people employed as Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians within the United States.
This represents around 0.30% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 337 people are employed as Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians.

Job description

Install or repair solar energy systems designed to collect, store, and circulate solar-heated water for residential, commercial or industrial use.

SOC Code: 47-2152.04


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