Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders

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Total Workforce

21k

Average Age

44.4

Average Salary

$38,667

Average Male Salary

$49,153

Average Female Salary

$22,672

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Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders are most often employed by the Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills  industry. The average yearly wage for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders was $38,667 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders by wage are Interpreters and translators, Licensed practical & licensed vocational nurses, and Medical, dental, & ophthalmic laboratory technicians.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders are Southwest Alabama PUMA, AL. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders are Southwest Alabama PUMA, AL.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders and on wages and locations for those in the field. Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills is the industry that employs the most Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders, by average wage, is Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills . Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders are paid most in Southwest Alabama PUMA, AL but are relatively concentrated in Southwest Alabama PUMA, AL.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$38,667

AVERAGE SALARY

± $5,174

In 2018, Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders earned an average of $38,667, $15,221 less than than the average national salary of $53,888.

Interpreters and translators make somewhat more than Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders while Licensed practical & licensed vocational nurses make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.384

WAGE GINI

In 2018, Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.384, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders.

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Spatial Concentration

PUMAs with a Relatively High Concentration of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders.

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders, by number of employees, are Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills , Paperboard container manufacturing, and Printing & related support activities.

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Industries by Share

21k

2018 Workforce

± 3,560

-0.294%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 24%

The number of people employed as Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders has been declining at a rate of -0.294%, from 21,089 people in 2017 to 21,027 people in 2018.

This graphic shows the share of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders employed by various industries. Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills employs the largest share of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders at  32%, followed by Paperboard container manufacturing with 15.5% and Printing & related support activities with 13.3%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders in the US. The average age of male Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders in the workforce is 43.7 and of female Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders is 45.5, and the most common race/ethnicity for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders is White (Non-Hispanic).

Gender Composition

12.7k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 2,767

8.33k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 2,240

60.4% of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

  2. Black (Non-Hispanic)

  3. White (Hispanic)

61.8% of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders are White (Non-Hispanic), making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 16.8% of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders, Black (Non-Hispanic) is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders.

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Age by Gender

43.7

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 2.88

45.5

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 3.19

The median age of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders is 44.4, and Male employees are generally 1.81 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders is false but a relatively high number of Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders hold a major in false.

Majors

ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.

MOST COMMON MAJORS

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders need many skills, but most especially Operation Monitoring, Operation and Control, and Monitoring. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Paper goods machine setters, operators, & tenders need more than the average amount of Equipment Maintenance, Repairing, and Equipment Selection.

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