Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
SOC: 49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
Install, service, adjust, or repair coin, vending, or amusement machines including video games, juke boxes, pinball machines, or slot machines.
Education: These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
OJT: Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few months to one year of working with experienced employees. A recognized apprenticeship program may be associated with these occupations.
Tasks: Fill machines with products, ingredients, money, and other supplies. Keep records of merchandise distributed and money collected. Collect coins and bills from machines, prepare invoices, and settle accounts with concessionaires. Make service calls to maintain and repair machines. Inspect machines and meters to determine causes of malfunctions and fix minor problems such as jammed bills or stuck products. Test machines to determine proper functioning. Contact other repair personnel or make arrangements for the removal of machines in cases where major repairs are required. Clean and oil machine parts.
License: License not required.
Outlook: Satisfactory
Alabama Employment Outlook
Alabama Wage Data
Hourly Wage   Annual Wage
Entry $12.24   Entry $25,470.00
Mean $17.14   Mean $35,641.00
Experience $19.59 Experience $40,727.00

The data is based on the May 2017 Occupation Employment Survey employment and wage estimate file. The wages have been aged using the most current ECI factors reflecting wages as of June 2018.

Alabama Projections
Estimated Employment 2016Projected Employment 2026Annual Average OpeningsAnnual Growth Rate
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Occupational Videos
49-9091.00 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers