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Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers - What They Do


Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers generally receive Moderate-term on-the-job training before they are capable of performing their job at an acceptable level. Once employed, Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers can expect to earn an average of $38,000 per year throughout their career.

In addition, over the coming 10 years Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers will see fairly rapid growth within their industry. They should experience a 7.5% rate of growth during this time period. In respect to starting your own business, Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers are extremely entrepreneurial in nature. Currently, 21.5% of the employment base is classified as self-employed.

Given the job environment today, Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers can consider themselves quite lucky, as only 4.4% are currently unemployed.

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