Solar Energy Installation Managers

General Information

Description

Direct work crews installing residential or commercial solar photovoltaic or thermal systems.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit75.11%
  2. Self-employed16.01%
  3. State and local government6.23%
  4. Private, not for profit1.55%
  5. Federal government0.87%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$67,840

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$91,880
$43,720
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Post-secondary certificate 35%
  • Some college 20%
  • Associate's degree 15%
  • High school 10%
  • Less than high school 7%
  • Bachelor's degree 6%
  • Master's degree 4%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Building and Construction
  • Design
  • Administration and Management

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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