One of the best things about pursuing a career as an electrician is that you will almost never struggle to find work.
Almost everyone across the country and around the world uses electricity. And for the foreseeable future, almost all new residential, commercial, and industrial buildings will require electricians to put them on the grid.
Electrician job outlook is positive over the next decade and will more than likely only get better as time goes on.
According to the BLS, the electrician job market is expected to grow 9% from 2020 to 2030. About 84,700 new job openings are expected per year over the decade.
Electrician job growth (2010-2019)
Electrician job openings by state (2020-2030)
Electrician job outlook vs other careers
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