Training Requirements for Etchers And Engravers

Etchers and engravers need a high school diploma or equivalent and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Etchers and engravers
Percent
Less than High School 7.9
High School 38.1
Some College 27.3
Associates Degree 10.3
Bachelors Degree 13.4
Masters Degree 2.2
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.7

Employment Outlook for Etchers And Engravers

This represents about 9,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 less etchers and engravers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 2,000 more.

Typical Income for Etchers And Engravers

Hourly Income

On average,etchers and engravers make $16.54 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Etchers and engravers $10.01 $11.97 $14.96 $19.24 $24.65
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Other production occupations $9.82 $11.60 $15.15 $20.21 $26.55
Miscellaneous production workers $9.23 $10.55 $13.28 $17.68 $23.09
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, etchers and engravers make $34,390 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Etchers and engravers $20,820 $24,900 $31,110 $40,020 $51,270
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Other production occupations $20,420 $24,120 $31,520 $42,030 $55,220
Miscellaneous production workers $19,200 $21,930 $27,620 $36,770 $48,040
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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