The salary statistics of machine feeders and offbearers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of machine feeders and offbearers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The machine feeders and offbearers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$20,340|
|25th Percentile Wage||$23,140|
|50th Percentile Wage||$28,510|
|75th Percentile Wage||$36,820|
|90th Percentile Wage||$45,810|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for machine feeders and offbearers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) machine feeders and offbearers is $45,810. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $28,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,340. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 125% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of machine feeders and offbearers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of machine feeders and offbearers in 14 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for machine feeders and offbearers occupations is the construction sector with an annual salary $39,370. The lowest paying sector is the health care and social assistance sector (annual salary $18,980).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
From the above tables we note that not only machine feeders and offbearers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of machine feeders and offbearers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,100 to $44,600. The highest paying state for machine feeders and offbearers is New Mexico with a median annual salary of $44,600. The lowest paying state is Montana with a median annual salary of $19,100. For more salary information of machine feeders and offbearers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Mexico|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |