Test or modify developmental or operational electrical machinery or electrical control equipment and circuitry in industrial or commercial plants or laboratories. Usually work under direction of engineers or technologists.
Median Annual Wage: $59,820
Education: Post-secondary certificate (32%); Associate's degree (25%); Some college, no degree (17%)
Projected Growth: Little or no change (-2% to 2%)
Related Job Titles: Engineering Technician; Test Technician; Engineering Assistant; Electrical Engineering Technician; Electrical Technician; Relay Tester; Results Technician; Test Specialist; Instrument and Controls Technician (I & C Technician); Generation Technician