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Winder Electrician


A Winder Electrician Program teaches students how to test, rewind, recondition, rebuild, replace and service electric motors, generators, alternators, transformers, control equipment, mobile machines and other related components in commercial, institutional and industrial establishments.

The Winder Electrician Program will generally take 4 years to complete. Upon graduation, a Winder Electrician is expected to be well versed in electromagnetism, AC motor controls, electrical codes, and DC circuits. The Winder Electrician will also have the know how to repair and rewind DC rotating machines, static machines, and AC rotating machines.

Careers

Electricians
Wage: $50,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 7.4%
Self Employed: 10.7%
Unemployment Rate: 6.0%
Employed Part Time: 2.3%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers
Wage: $30,000
10 Year Growth Rate: -30.5%
Self Employed: 0.1%
Unemployment Rate: 8.8%
Employed Part Time: 3.9%

Education Requirements:
Short-term on-the-job training
Helpers—Electricians
Wage: $27,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 6.8%
Self Employed: 2.9%
Unemployment Rate: 14.0%
Employed Part Time: 10.4%

Education Requirements:
Short-term on-the-job training