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Metal Pourers and Casters in Pennsylvania

Want to work in Pennsylvania as a Metal Pourer or Caster? Read this first!

-14% Jobs Projection
$37,840 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

While jobs for Metal Pourers and Casters in Pennsylvania are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.

  • Employment for Metal Pourers and Casters in Pennsylvania is expected to decrease.

  • Metal Pourers and Casters in Pennsylvania earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Metal Pourers and Casters Work in Pennsylvania?

In Pennsylvania, there were 1,110 people working as Metal Pourers and Casters in the year 2018.

There were 880 Metal Pourers and Casters employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 230 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Metal Pourers and Casters in PA Employment Trend

The typical state has 220 Metal Pourers and Casters working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Metal Pourers and Casters than average.

Metal Pourers and Casters in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Metal Pourers and Casters in this state are declining at a rate of 13.7% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of %.

Job Projections for Metal Pourers and Casters: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 80 annual job openings, and a total of 880 jobs for Pennsylvania Metal Pourers and Casters in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 500 annual jobs and 6,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Metal Pourers and Casters Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Metal Pourers and Casters ranged from $27,490 to $54,550 with $37,840 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.22 to $26.23. The median hourly rate was $18.19.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $19.08 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.89.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Metal Pourers and Casters Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania Metros for Metal Pourers and Casters

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Metal Pourers and Casters.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh, PA 240 $39,280
Lancaster, PA 190 $37,690
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 100 $37,320
Reading, PA 40 $30,240

Top States for Metal Pourers and Casters Employment

The table below shows the states where most Metal Pourers and Casters work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Pennsylvania 1,110 $37,840
Ohio 610 $32,020
Indiana 600 $34,170
Illinois 490 $46,280
California 430 $31,090
Texas 400 $37,720
Alabama 320 $47,430
Kentucky 290 $42,540
Minnesota 270 $35,340
New York 260 $48,100
Iowa 250 $38,710
Missouri 220 $35,890
South Carolina 110 $50,740
Oregon 110 $39,120
New Jersey 90 $33,830
Tennessee 80 $43,710
North Carolina 80 $35,910
Georgia 80 $35,590
Arkansas 80 $42,650
Colorado 60 $37,180

Below are the states where Metal Pourers and Casters get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
South Carolina $50,740
New York $48,100
Alabama $47,430
Illinois $46,280
Tennessee $43,710
Arkansas $42,650
Kentucky $42,540
Oregon $39,120
Iowa $38,710
Michigan $38,070

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