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Occupational Outlook: Electrical Line Installers and Repairers
Electrical power-line installers and repairers install or repair cables or wires used in electrical power or distribution systems. Electrical power-line installers and repairers encounter serious hazards on the job, including working with high-voltage electricity, often at great heights. The work also can be physically demanding. Most electrical power-line installers and repairers work full time, and some work more than 40 hours per week. The median wage for this occupation in Missouri was $39.51 an hour and $82,180 annually in 2022.
Online Job Postings for January 2024
There were 67,240 new job postings in Missouri in January 2024, according to data from Lightcast™. This was higher than the 56,520 postings in December 2023. The St. Louis region had 1,700 Manufacturing industry job postings in January 2024, followed by the Kansas City (1,060), Central (300), North (260), and Southwest (180) regions. Click on the link above to view more job postings for Missouri and its regions.


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