Elevator Installers and Repairers

Prospects: Unfavorable

*According to projected annual openings and year-over-year growth

Assemble, install, repair, or maintain electric or hydraulic freight or passenger elevators, escalators, or dumbwaiters.

Number of positions

2012: 3,220    2014: 3,250

Annual job postings

New: 20    Replacement: 90
(Total: 110)   

Salaries in NYC

Starting at:
Up to:

Educational requirements

Minimum education:
High school diploma or equivalent

Work experience:

On-the-job training:

Education level achieved by workers


Sources: New York State Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor.