Outdated or Unsupported Browser Detected
DWD's website uses the latest technology. This makes our site faster and easier to use across all devices. Unfortunatley, your browser is out of date and is not supported. An update is not required, but it is strongly recommended to improve your browsing experience. To update Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge visit their website.

Environmental Systems Technician and HVAC Installer-Technician



These skilled workers install, service, or repair heating and air conditioning systems in residences or commercial establishments. Environmental Systems Technicians are sponsored by joint apprenticeship committees (JACs). HVAC Installer-Technicians are sponsored by Associated Builders & Contractors.

Training at a Glance

calendar icon

Time to Complete

~5
Years

clock icon

On the Job Time

8440
Hours

instruction icon

Related Instruction Time

560
Hours

Additional Training

Valid credential issued by WI Dept of Safety and Professional Services, First Aid and CPR certifications, OSHA 30-hr safety certification, Complete unpaid related instruction, Transition to Trainer.

Wisconsin Employment Outlook & Wages*

Job Outlook through 2026 in Wisconsin

+11%

Experienced Level Salary**

$58,675

* Wisconsin Long Term Occupation Employment Projections, 2016-2026 (Statewide). Office of Economic Advisors, WI Department of Workforce Development, December 2018. & US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Employment Statistics, estimates May 2017. Reports can be viewed on DWD's premiere source for Labor Market Information, WisConomy.com.

* * Average (mean) annual salary earned by the upper two-thirds of all workers in the selected location, occupation, and industry. Actual salaries will vary by employer and other factors.