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Locksmiths and Safe Repairers

Repair and open locks and make keys.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$21.15 / hour    Read more about wages


Below statewide average
Growth rate:  -2.3%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Assemble electrical components, subsystems, or systems.
  • Cut materials according to specifications or needs.
  • Disassemble equipment for maintenance or repair.
  • Drill holes in parts, equipment, or materials.
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Job Title Examples:

Lock Technician
Road Service Locksmith
Service Technician

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