Learn about the types of people who become electronic assemblers. This page goes into detail about the employment, gender, and ethnic ratios of the workplace.


Employment Type Mix, 2024

84% of electronic assemblers work in full-time roles while 16% work part-time.


Gender Mix By Career Interest, 2024

This graph shows the distribution of females and males that are interested in becoming an electronic assembler. Four or five star ratings on CareerExplorer indicate interest.

More men than women are interested in becoming electronic assemblers at a ratio of 4.29 to 1.


Actual Gender Mix, 2024

29% of electronic assemblers are female and 71% are male.


Gender Bias, 2024

This is one of the most compelling statistics we collect. Gender bias shows the difference between gender interest in being an electronic assembler and the actual gender mix of people in the career.

If there is a significant difference, then it means there is a gender imbalance between those interested in becoming an electronic assembler and those who end up becoming one.

In this case there are more men interested in becoming an electronic assembler than those actually working as one. It is hard to pinpoint the exact reasons why, but there are likely various forces at play, from changing interests over time to societal norms and biases.


Ethnic Mix, 2019

The largest ethnic group of electronic assemblers are White, making up 62% of the population. The next highest segments are Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish and Black or African American, making up 12% and 7% respectively.