Electronics technicians test or modify electrical machinery or electrical control equipment and circuitry in industrial, commercial or laboratory settings. They often work under direction of engineers or technologists to set up and operate test equipment, evaluating performance of developmental parts, assemblies, or systems under simulated operating conditions, and record results.
Electronics technicians also provide technical assistance and resolution when electrical problems are encountered before, during and after construction, in addition to building, calibrating, maintaining and troubleshooting electrical instruments and testing equipment.
Source: O*Net OnLine using data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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$28.76 hourly; $59,820 annually