Training Requirements for Medical Equipment Repairers

Medical equipment repairers need an associate's degree and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Medical equipment repairers
Percent
Less than High School 4.1
High School 21.4
Some College 28.5
Associates Degree 21.4
Bachelors Degree 19.0
Masters Degree 4.3
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.3

Employment Outlook for Medical Equipment Repairers

This represents about 48,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 2,000 more medical equipment repairers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 11,000 more.

Typical Income for Medical Equipment Repairers

Hourly Income

On average,medical equipment repairers make $24.48 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Medical equipment repairers $14.01 $17.38 $23.11 $29.99 $37.75
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
Precision instrument and equipment repairers $13.12 $16.74 $22.70 $29.54 $37.19
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, medical equipment repairers make $50,910 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Medical equipment repairers $29,130 $36,160 $48,070 $62,370 $78,520
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
Precision instrument and equipment repairers $27,280 $34,820 $47,220 $61,440 $77,350
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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