Solar Energy Systems Engineers work on various projects testing and designing new technology for solar power systems. They perform engineering evaluations of energy efficient solar projects involving residential, commercial, industrial, and utility customers.

Los Angeles County Solar Energy Systems Engineers:

Annual Average Employment 2010

Projected Employment 2020

Average Hourly Wage, 1q12

Average Annual Wage, 1q12

Entry Level Education

Work Experience

On the Job Training

N/A N/A $50.96 $106,000 Bachelor’s 2-10 years None

To more fully explore the green occupation listed above, see the Employment Development’s California’s Occupational Guide or Understanding the Green Economy.

Please note that this is occupational data across all industries and not necessarily specific to any one area of clean technology.