Clay building material & refractories manufacturing

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Workforce

27.6k

2017 ACS Estimate

Average Employee Age

43.4

Estimated Job Growth

N/A%

10-Year Projection

Average Salary

$51,047

Average Male Salary

$53,613

Average Female Salary

$38,774

About

The top three occupations in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group are Miscellaneous production workers, including semiconductor processors, Miscellaneous managers, Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand, Maintenance & repair workers, general, and Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing. On average, full-time employees in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group work 44 hours per week and have an average annual salary of $50,228. Part-time employees in the same industry work 27.2 hours and earn an average annual salary of $77,832.

The locations with the highest concentration of employees in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group are Cumberland, White, Fentress & Van Buren Counties PUMA, TN, Muskogee, Okmulgee, Wagoner (East) & McIntosh Counties PUMA, OK, and Rowan County PUMA, NC. The industry that purchases the most products or services from the Hospitals Industry Group is Clay building material & refractories manufacturing.

Workforce

A snapshot of jobs, wages, and opportunities in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group. Miscellaneous production workers, including semiconductor processors are the most common position, but the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group employs a relatively high number of Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, & kettle operators & tenders, compared to other industries. 

The highest average salary in Clay building material & refractories manufacturing goes to General & operations managers.

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Occupations by Share

27.6k

Workforce (ACS Estimate)

± 4.08k

10.3%

1 Year Growth

± 19.4%

According to ACS estimates, the number of people employed in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group has been growing at a rate of 10.3%, , from 25.1k people in 2016 to 27.6k people in 2017.

The following graphic shows the share of employment in Clay building material & refractories manufacturing by various occupations according to ACS estimates. Miscellaneous production workers, including semiconductor processors represent the largest share of positions held in Clay building material & refractories manufacturing at 12.2%, followed by Miscellaneous managers with 8.16% and Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand with 5.43%.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other Industry Groups, Clay building material & refractories manufacturing employs an unusually high number of Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, & kettle operators & tenders, Molders, shapers, & casters, except metal & plastic, and Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, & blending workers.

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Highest Paid

The highest paid occupations in Clay building material & refractories manufacturing, by average wage, are General & operations managers, Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing, and Accountants & auditors.

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Wages

Average Salary

$51,047

AVERAGE WAGE

± $6,712

On average, employees in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group make $51,047 per year. This number makes Clay building material & refractories manufacturing the 139 highest paying Industry Group in the United States out of a total of 266 Industry Groups.

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Wage by Location

HIGHEST PAYING PUBLIC USE MICRODATA AREA

This map shows which public use microdata areas (PUMAs) pay the highest average salary to employees in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group.

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Wage Distribution

0.278

WAGE GINI

Clay building material & refractories manufacturing has a wage GINI of 0.278, which is less than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Clay building material & refractories manufacturing (shown in red) in comparison to the national average for those wage buckets (shown in gray).

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Opportunities

Spatial Concentration

This map shows the PUMAs in the United States that have revealed comparative advantage in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group.

These are locations that employ more people in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group than expected given both the size of that location's overall labor pool and the national size of the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group.

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Diversity

Demographic information on the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group in the US. Male employees tend to earn more than Female employees, with average respective salaries of $53,613 and $38,774. So too tend to earn more than other races and ethnicities in this industry.

Gender Composition

4.78k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

±1.7k

22.9k

MALE WORKFORCE

±3.71k

82.7% of workers in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group are Male, making them the more common gender in the workforce. This chart shows the gender breakdown of the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$53,613

AVERAGE MALE SALARY

±$7,910

$38,774

AVERAGE FEMALE SALARY

±$7,229

On average, Male workers in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group make 1.38 times more than their Female counterparts. This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group.

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Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

RACE OR ETHNICITY WITH THE HIGHEST AVERAGE SALARY

  1. Asian

  2. White

  3. Other

On average, Asian employees in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group earn 1.15 times more than other races and ethnicities. This chart shows the race and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group.

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Input/Output

Estimates of the sources of the costs and the purchasers of the products in the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group. Based on estimates from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, this section indicates the amount of money spent by a specific industry in other industries. Manufacturing has the highest single input, by dollars, to the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group, and the largest industry purchasing services from the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group is Manufacturing.

In this visualization, click on a category to expand or collapse it. All of the industries listed to the left are those places from which the highlighted industry has made purchases. They are the intermediate inputs to the highlighted industry. All those industries listed on the right side are those industries that have made purchases from the highlighted industry. They are the use of outputs of the highlighted industry. The visualizations below offer alternative ways to see and understand this data.

Industrial Flow

The closest comparable data for Clay building material & refractories manufacturing is from Manufacturing.

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Intermediate Inputs

The Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group gets the most input, by its share of the cost of all intermediate inputs, from the Manufacturing Industry. This visualization does not include labor and capital costs.

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Use of Output by Other Industries

The Manufacturing Industry purchases the greatest share of products and services from the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group in order to produce other goods and services. Purchases of the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group for final consumption by consumers, businesses, or government are not included here.

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Projections

Growth projections of the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group, both by number of employees and output, from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. The national workforce is projected to grow 8.13% in the next ten years. The Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group has a lower projected workforce growth at N/A%. Its projected 10-year growth in output (N/A%) is lower than the projected national growth in output (24.6%).

Job Growth

N/A%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

8.13%

NATIONAL AVERAGE

This line chart shows the projected 10-year growth in the number of jobs for the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group, which is lower than the national average of 8.13%.

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Output Growth

N/A%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

24.6%

NATIONAL AVERAGE

This line chart shows the projected 10-year growth in output of the Clay building material & refractories manufacturing Industry Group, which is lower than the national average of 24.6%

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