Training Requirements for Home Appliance Repairers

Home appliance repairers need a high school diploma or equivalent and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Home appliance repairers
Percent
Less than High School 12.0
High School 40.0
Some College 29.4
Associates Degree 12.3
Bachelors Degree 5.0
Masters Degree 1.0
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Home Appliance Repairers

This represents about 46,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 1,000 less home appliance repairers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 12,000 more.

Typical Income for Home Appliance Repairers

Hourly Income

On average,home appliance repairers make $19.42 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Home appliance repairers $10.70 $13.72 $18.06 $23.88 $30.10
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $11.63 $15.37 $20.89 $28.24 $36.11
Other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $11.36 $14.82 $19.68 $26.61 $33.88
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, home appliance repairers make $40,390 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Home appliance repairers $22,260 $28,530 $37,570 $49,670 $62,600
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $24,180 $31,970 $43,440 $58,740 $75,110
Other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $23,630 $30,820 $40,930 $55,350 $70,480
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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