Mechatronics Outlook

What is the employment outlook for the field of Mechatronics?
The U.S. Department of Labor forecasts above average job growth for the Mechatronics Technology field. Many current technical professions in manufacturing and high technology will require additional and more advanced mechatronic skills sets, increasing the demand for technicians with formal training from an accredited educational institution. This increasing demand is also likely to increase hourly earnings for mechatronic technicians.