Opportunities arise from periods of crisis. Nowadays, with the skyrocketing cost of electricity (and the growing need for heating), more and more people are interested in leveraging their roofs to generate renewable energy. it causes massive spread of startup In this area, making solar panel installer Be a sought after profile.
according to the report Solar power: a safe bet for economic recoveryPlanned by the Spanish Photovoltaic Federation (UNEF) in the European Union in 2021 Installed capacity of photovoltaic power Growth to 25.9GW in 2021 (34% higher than 2020). This was a historical record in the solar light market.
Spain was the second country with the largest increase, behind only Germany, thanks to the installation of solar panels: 3.5 GW (+21%).
in regard of photovoltaic solar self-consumptionElectricity in Spain increased to 1,203 MW, representing an increase of more than 100% compared to 2020, where it grew by 596 MW.
Employment in the Photovoltaic Industry
In the same report he indicated that Employment statistics related to the photovoltaic industry started to really matter after Abolition of sun tax in 2018,
A total of 24,526 jobs were created in 2017, a year earlier. There were 29,306 in 2018; 58,699 in 2019, and 58,892 in 2020. The number skyrocketed in 2021: 90,742, and is expected to follow a similar trend in the current year.
In fact, he pointed out in the presentation of UNEF’s report, currently and especially with regard to the profile of solar panel installers, “This is a job demand sector, with companies that cannot cope and are increasingly training people.” giving or even bringing.” workers from overseas because they can’t find them here”.
How much does a solar panel installer charge?
data from various job search pages as well as training for, in general salary of a solar panel installer When you start working for someone else, it is between 15,000 and 20,000 Euro gross per year. Which means a range between 960 and 1,155 euros net per month in 14 payments.
This is reflected, for example, on the website of the online industrial training school Rethinking the Future, in which the salary of a solar cell installer is estimated at 20,000 euros per year.
How do solar panels work for self-consumption?
On Talent.com, the salaries of these panel installers range between 16,000 and 19,500 Euro gross per year, with the most experienced professionals reaching up to 24,000 Euro.
And in fact, the average salary of these employees is 18,001 Euros gross per year.
How to become a Solar Panel Installer?
to dedicate oneself install solar panels, the best system is to obtain a certificate of assembly and maintenance of low voltage electrical installations. It is an 840-hour course, according to the website of the State Public Employment Service (SEPE).
This can be done in different centers and academies of each autonomous community. In fact, on the above page it is possible to find out by province where to take this course and Become a Solar Panel Installer,