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Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
(SOC Code : 49-9071)
in California

Perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of an establishment in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting; boiler making; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs. Exclude "Maintenance Workers, Machinery" (49-9043).

Employers usually expect an employee in this occupation to be able to do the job after Long-term on-the-job training (> 12 months) .

Occupational Wages[Top]
AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
California 20171st Qtr$21.28$14.80$19.61$26.27

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Occupational Projections of Employment (also called "Outlook" or "Demand")[Top]
 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
California 2014 - 2024120,500135,50015,00012.44,660

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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in State of California
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Activities Related to Real Estate 6,03310.5%
Lessors of Real Estate 26,9147.5%
Accommodation 10,9237.2%
Elementary and Secondary Schools 17,7943.8%
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries 12,4372.3%
Employment Services 5,5722.2%
Colleges and Universities 2,6432.1%
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 1,1431.9%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting7,5861.6%
Professional and Similar Organizations 9,2631.4%
Warehousing and Storage 1,6671.4%
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers 37,9491.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,0501.2%

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Training Programs (click on title for more information)[Top]
Program Title
Building/Property Maintenance.

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Alternate Titles
Building Maintenance Repairer; and Maintenance Mechanic
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