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– Industrial Electricity

What do electricians do?

They install, maintain, and repair electrical power, communications, lighting, and control systems in homes, businesses, and factories. Electrical and electronics installers and repairers install or repair a variety of electrical equipment in telecommunications, transportation, utilities, and other industries.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Read blueprints or technical diagrams
  • Install and maintain wiring, control, and lighting systems
  • Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers
  • Identify electrical problems using a variety of testing devices
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools
  • Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electrical Code
  • Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring or equipment

Job Outlook:

Overall employment of electricians is projected to grow 8 percent from 2019 to 2029, faster than the average for all occupations.

More information: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/electricians.htm

$56,810
Median Annual Pay

$27.01 | Hourly

 

High-End Earners
$96,580

 

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