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Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Assemble, install, or maintain solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on roofs or other structures in compliance with site assessment and schematics. May include measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules. May perform minor electrical work such as current checks.

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

About this Career Path

Assemble, install, or maintain solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on roofs or other structures in compliance with site assessment and schematics. May include measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules. May perform minor electrical work such as current checks.

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Environment

Although most PV installation is done outdoors, installers sometimes work in attics and crawl spaces to connect panels to the electric grid. Installers must also travel to job sites. Most work full time during regular business hours, but some are required to be on call for emergencies.

Salary Breakdown

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

$43,440

AVERAGE ANNUALLY

$29,500

ENTRY LEVEL

$43,440

MID LEVEL

$58,480

EXPERT LEVEL

$20.88

AVERAGE HOURLY

$14.18

ENTRY LEVEL

$20.88

MID LEVEL

$28.12

EXPERT LEVEL

Current Available & Projected Jobs

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

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Current Available Jobs

600

Projected job openings through 2028

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Top Expected Tasks

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

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KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

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KNOWLEDGE

Building and Construction

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KNOWLEDGE

English Language

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KNOWLEDGE

Design

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KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

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SKILL

Installation

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SKILL

Active Listening

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SKILL

Critical Thinking

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SKILL

Monitoring

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SKILL

Troubleshooting

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ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

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ABILITY

Visualization

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ABILITY

Near Vision

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ABILITY

Information Ordering

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ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning