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Semiconductor Processors Skills

Below are the skills needed to be semiconductor processors according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Operation Monitoring3.623.5
Critical Thinking3.382.88
Reading Comprehension3.383.38
Active Listening3.252.88
Monitoring3.253

Semiconductor Processors Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be semiconductor processors according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Near Vision3.633.63
Arm-Hand Steadiness3.53.38
Written Comprehension3.53.38
Oral Comprehension3.383.38
Control Precision3.253.25

Semiconductor Processors Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be semiconductor processors according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Production and Processing3.93.7
English Language3.783.88
Public Safety and Security3.42.29
Computers and Electronics3.373.77
Education and Training3.263.37

Semiconductor Processors Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being semiconductor processors according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Controlling Machines and Processes4.234.9
Handling and Moving Objects4.185.06
Performing General Physical Activities4.084.23
Getting Information4.013.69
Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings4.014.5

Semiconductor Processors Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being semiconductor processors according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Attention to Detail4.36
Cooperation4.05
Dependability4.01
Stress Tolerance3.89
Adaptability/Flexibility3.78

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Semiconductor Processors

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Semiconductor Processors jobs , as of 2017

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington2,150 $38,190
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale1,830 $35,650
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara1,760 $45,000
Austin-Round Rock1,090 $38,000
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim680 $38,040
Albuquerque290 $47,030
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward240 $45,550
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford120 $29,250
Pittsburgh30 $39,940
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-VenturaN/A N/A

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Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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