Helpers--extraction Workers

Training Requirements for Helpers--extraction Workers

Helpers--extraction workers need a high school diploma or equivalent and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Helpers--extraction workers
Percent
Less than High School 19.2
High School 47.4
Some College 23.9
Associates Degree 4.6
Bachelors Degree 4.0
Masters Degree 0.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.3

Employment Outlook for Helpers--extraction Workers

This represents about 25,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more helpers--extraction workers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 6,000 more.

Typical Income for Helpers--extraction Workers

Hourly Income

On average,helpers--extraction workers make $17.87 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Helpers--extraction workers $11.61 $13.84 $17.21 $21.52 $24.62
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Extraction workers $13.45 $16.55 $21.34 $27.90 $35.28
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, helpers--extraction workers make $37,160 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Helpers--extraction workers $24,140 $28,780 $35,790 $44,750 $51,220
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Extraction workers $27,980 $34,430 $44,390 $58,020 $73,370
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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