Transportation Refrigeration Technician Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about transportation refrigeration technician demographics? We analyzed 56 transportation refrigeration technicians resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as transportation refrigeration technicians. Keep reading to find out what the results for transportation refrigeration technicians were.

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among transportation refrigeration technicians is White, which makes up 67.8% of all transportation refrigeration technicians. Comparatively, there are 18.5% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 9.2% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 67.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 18.5%
  • Black or African American, 9.2%
  • Asian, 2.1%
  • Unknown, 1.7%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Transportation Refrigeration Technicians

Job Title
  • Carrier, 100.0%

Most Common Degree for Transportation Refrigeration Technician

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for transportation refrigeration technicians. The most common degree for transportation refrigeration technicians is associate degree. In fact, 31% of transportation refrigeration technicians earn that degree. A close second is diploma with 25% and rounding it off is high school diploma with 19%.

Job Title
  • Certificate degree, 42%
  • Associate degree, 21%
  • High School Diploma degree, 17%
  • Diploma degree, 13%
  • Other Degrees, 7%

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among transportation refrigeration technicians.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the transportation refrigeration technician position over time.

Male
Female
100%
99%
97%
96%
94%
93%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of transportation refrigeration technicians changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of transportation refrigeration technicians based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Transportation Refrigeration Technician

By looking over 56 transportation refrigeration technicians resumes, we figured out that the average transportation refrigeration technician enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 37%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of transportation refrigeration technician employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of transportation refrigeration technicians is 40+ years old, which represents 52% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Transportation Refrigeration Technicians with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, home appliances mechanic and machine repairman have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Mender20%78%
Hydraulic Press Servicer23%75%
Assigner31%66%
Transportation Refrigeration Technician94%2%
Millwright Supervisor95%1%
Machine Repairman95%1%
Home Appliances Mechanic98%2%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Home Appliances Mechanic
Machine Repairman
Millwright Supervisor
Transportation Refrigeration Technician
Assigner
Hydraulic Press Servicer
Mender
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Transportation Refrigeration Technician?

male-income
Male Income
$49,560
female-income
Female Income
$46,177

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that White men and Asian men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$54,236
$52,232
$50,228
$48,224
$46,220
$44,216
$42,212
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$52,232
Master's Degree$54,504
Bachelor's Degree$55,130
Some College/ Associate Degree$58,675

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$61,481
$58,675
$55,870
$53,065
$50,260
$47,455
$44,650
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Transportation Refrigeration Technician Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ transportation refrigeration technicians. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most transportation refrigeration technicians is the hospitality industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire transportation refrigeration technicians.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Transportation Refrigeration Technician Work In

Employees with the transportation refrigeration technician job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most transportation refrigeration technicians prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Private

Public

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ transportation refrigeration technicians. Those industries include hospitality, transportation and professional.

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Hospitality

Transportation

Fortune 500

Professional

Retail

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