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Solar Photovoltaic Installers Skills

Below are the skills needed to be solar photovoltaic installers 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
Installation3.383.25
Active Listening3.252.75
Critical Thinking3.253.5
Monitoring3.123.12
Quality Control Analysis33.12

Solar Photovoltaic Installers Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be solar photovoltaic installers 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
Problem Sensitivity3.753.25
Visualization3.623.75
Near Vision3.53.38
Information Ordering3.383.5
Deductive Reasoning3.253.25

Solar Photovoltaic Installers Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be solar photovoltaic installers 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
Mechanical3.984.68
Building and Construction3.894.41
English Language3.693.64
Design3.643.58
Customer and Personal Service3.493.44

Solar Photovoltaic Installers Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being solar photovoltaic installers 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
Handling and Moving Objects4.476.02
Performing General Physical Activities4.375.71
Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material4.233.85
Getting Information4.22.95
Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings4.134.19

Solar Photovoltaic Installers Work styles

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

   
Work StyleImportance
Cooperation4.38
Dependability4.34
Attention to Detail4.26
Integrity4.21
Initiative3.93

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Solar Photovoltaic Installers

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

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward710 $43,240
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim670 $41,690
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario230 $43,910
Urban Honolulu90 $60,470
Santa Rosa80 $55,180
Kahului-Wailuku-LahainaN/A N/A
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-VenturaN/A N/A
Burlington-South BurlingtonN/A $43,790
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa ClaraN/A $46,350
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-ArcadeN/A $46,880

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to solar photovoltaic installers

Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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