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Installers at a Glance

Installers take equipment and systems into the field for final installation at a customer’s location. Installations can include everything from security alarms and garage doors to major appliances and building systems. Installers are typically trained by the company in the specialized area of the product or system. Workplace settings can change daily. Installers need critical thinking, technical capabilities, physical strength, and skill with power tools.

A Day in the Life | Rory

Age: 30
Job: Installer
Free Time: Sailing, woodworking, traveling with his wife.
Proud of: Planning early retirement to sail the world with his wife.

$34,000 Starting Pay
$49,000 5-Year Pay
Importance of Technical School
Low High
Specialized Training/Advancement
Low High
Outdoor Work
Low High
Workplace Risk/Danger
Low High
Schedule Flexibility
Low High

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