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Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers

Job Information

Install, program, maintain, or repair security or fire alarm wiring and equipment. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes.


  • Knowledge of electrical equipment and electronics is necessary for employment; employers often prefer applicants with an associate degree in electronics, and professional certification often is required.
  • Job opportunities will be best for applicants with an associate degree, certification, or related experience.
  • Overall employment is projected to grow more slowly than the average for all occupations.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $39,540/yr ($19.77/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education High School diploma