Biomedical Engineering Technologists and Biomedical Equipment Technicians are included under medical equipment repairers in the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The definition provided for the position is;
“Test, adjust, or repair biomedical or electromedical equipment.”
Hospital and surgical facility jobs represents approximately 20% of the reported number and industrial jobs represent about 38% of the total according to the BLS.
|Occupation||Total employment (000’s)||2006-2016 change in total employment|
|Medical equipment repairers||38||46||8||21.7|