How many members of the Millennial generation are carving out careers as elevator installers and repairers? More than you might think. Some 41% of people in that profession are between the ages of 18 and 34. Their median income is a healthy $76,650 and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that job growth in the field will be 25% by 2022.
Those stats land elevator installers in eighth place on a new list of top jobs for Millennials, put out by Young Invincibles, a six-year-oldWashington, DC nonprofit devoted to advancing opportunities for young people. Founded by two Georgetown law students who wanted to get Millennials’ voices heard in the health care debate, the organization now does research and advocacy on economic issues that concern young people, from jobs to education