Conveyor Operators And Tenders

Training Requirements for Conveyor Operators And Tenders

Conveyor operators and tenders need no formal educational credential and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Conveyor operators and tenders
Percent
Less than High School 20.1
High School 53.4
Some College 12.4
Associates Degree 7.2
Bachelors Degree 6.2
Masters Degree 0.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.3

Employment Outlook for Conveyor Operators And Tenders

This represents about 39,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 less conveyor operators and tenders but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 11,000 more.

Typical Income for Conveyor Operators And Tenders

Hourly Income

On average,conveyor operators and tenders make $16.28 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Conveyor operators and tenders $10.56 $12.75 $15.10 $19.03 $23.98
Transportation and material moving occupations $9.21 $10.91 $14.78 $20.76 $28.50
Material moving workers $9.03 $10.17 $12.62 $16.67 $21.75
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, conveyor operators and tenders make $33,870 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Conveyor operators and tenders $21,970 $26,510 $31,410 $39,570 $49,880
Transportation and material moving occupations $19,150 $22,680 $30,730 $43,170 $59,270
Material moving workers $18,780 $21,160 $26,240 $34,670 $45,240
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

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

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