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Life As a Material Moving Worker

Job Description: All material moving workers not listed separately.

Types of Material Moving Workers

  • Brick Wheeler
  • Roll Trucker
  • Collector
  • Passenger Elevator Operator
  • Car Dumper Operator

Material Moving Worker Job Outlook

In the United States, there were 24,400 jobs for Material Moving Workers in 2016.

New jobs are being produced at a rate of 9.3% which is lower than average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 2,300 new jobs for Material Moving Workers by 2026. The BLS estimates 3,200 yearly job openings in this field per year.

Forecasted Number of Jobs for Material Moving Workers in U.S.

The states with the most job growth for Material Moving Workers are California, Tennessee, and Texas.

Watch out if you plan on working in Ohio, Wyoming, or South Carolina. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

Do Material Moving Workers Make A Lot Of Money?

The typical yearly salary for Material Moving Workers is somewhere between $22,380 and $58,140. The median salary is $29,410.

Salary Ranges for Material Moving Workers

How much do Material Moving Workers make in different U.S. states?

Annual Mean Salary by State
State Annual Mean Salary

Hawaii

$56,810

Michigan

$47,400

Indiana

$46,950

Mississippi

$46,480

New York

$45,940

Kansas

$44,970

Nebraska

$42,860

Utah

$41,550

Washington

$41,270

Alabama

$40,260

North Dakota

$40,180

Virginia

$40,070

Nevada

$38,990

Oregon

$38,080

Texas

$37,930

Florida

$37,840

Oklahoma

$37,630

Colorado

$37,300

Georgia

$36,850

Illinois

$36,650

Louisiana

$36,180

Iowa

$35,390

Pennsylvania

$34,760

Massachusetts

$34,730

Connecticut

$32,360

Arizona

$31,960

Minnesota

$31,630

North Carolina

$30,880

California

$30,390

Ohio

$30,090

Tennessee

$28,980

Missouri

$28,380

Wisconsin

$27,970

Arkansas

$25,280

Where do Material Moving Workers Work?

Material Moving Worker Sectors

References

Bureau of Labor Statistics

College Factual

O*NET Online

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