Is being a wind turbine technician a good job?
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 60.7 percent employment growth for wind turbine technicians between 2019 and 2029. Along with the technical aspect of working on turbines, from the hydraulics to the composites, the profession also offered good pay and benefits, as well as the ability to travel.
Are wind turbine technicians in demand?
Employment of wind turbine technicians is projected to grow 68 percent from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. About 1,400 openings for wind turbine technicians are projected each year, on average, over the decade.