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Logging Equipment Operators
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or $22.31 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Assisting and Caring for Others (62)
Social Perceptiveness (44)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (32)
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How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Logging Equipment Operators' job openings is expected to decline by -3.3% by 2031
'Logging Equipment Operators' is expected to be a very slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Logging Equipment Operators' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Logging Equipment Operators' was $46,400, or $22.31 hourly
'Logging Equipment Operators' are paid 1.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as logging equipment operators?
As of 2021 there were 25,510 people employed as Logging Equipment Operators within the United States.
This represents around 0.02% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 5 thousand people are employed as Logging Equipment Operators.
Drive logging tractor or wheeled vehicle equipped with one or more accessories, such as bulldozer blade, frontal shear, grapple, logging arch, cable winches, hoisting rack, or crane boom, to fell tree; to skid, load, unload, or stack logs; or to pull stumps or clear brush. Includes operating stand-alone logging machines, such as log chippers.
SOC Code: 45-4022.00
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