Information About All Other Metal Workers And Plastic Workers

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Training

All other metal workers and plastic workers need moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for All other metal workers and plastic workers
Training for All Other Metal Workers And Plastic Workers
Percent
Less than High School 23.3
High School 50.3
Some College 17.3
Associates Degree 4.8
Bachelors Degree 3.6
Masters Degree 0.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment

Represents about 45,000 people in the United States- 4.6% of which are self-employed

Employment prospects are down Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 3,000 less all other metal workers and plastic workers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 6,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, all other metal workers and plastic workers make $16.79 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
All other metal workers and plastic workers $9.72 $11.90 $15.10 $20.20 $26.90
Production occupations $8.95 $10.90 $14.70 $20.00 $26.80
National Average $8.65 $10.70 $16.50 $26.60 $41.00

Annual Salaries

On average, all other metal workers and plastic workers make $34,910 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
All other metal workers and plastic workers $20,210 $24,770 $31,540 $42,100 $56,050
Production occupations $18,620 $22,860 $30,670 $41,740 $55,910
National Average $18,000 $22,380 $34,460 $55,470 $85,280

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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