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Machine Feeders and Offbearers Salary Information

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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. Machine Feeders and Offbearers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$45,450
75th Percentile Wage
$38,210
50th Percentile Wage
$29,290
25th Percentile Wage
$22,340
10th Percentile Wage
$19,040

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 $45,450. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,040. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 138% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Table 2. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $29,290 3.46%
2013 $28,310 4.39%
2012 $27,120 0.37%
2011 $27,020 0.07%
2010 $27,000 -

Table 2 shows the salary trend for machine feeders and offbearers from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 8.48%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.39%. We also note that the average annual wage had a very small growth of 0.37% in 2012 and a very small growth of 0.07% in 2011.

Table 3. Average Salary of Machine Feeders and Offbearers vs. Related Jobs

Table 4. Machine Feeders and Offbearers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of machine feeders and offbearers in 11 major industry sectors are shown in Table 4. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for machine feeders and offbearers occupations is the mining sector with an annual salary $42,810. The lowest paying sector is the health care and social assistance sector (annual salary $20,440).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Mining
$42,810
Transportation and Warehousing
$39,520
Wholesale Trade
$35,930
Manufacturing
$26,590
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$23,900
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$23,640
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$23,270
Information
$22,920
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$22,420
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$22,400
Health Care and Social Assistance
$20,440

Table 5. Median Annual Wage of Machine Feeders and Offbearers by States

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 $22,470 to $42,600. The highest paying state for machine feeders and offbearers is Delaware with a median annual salary of $42,600. The lowest paying state is New Jersey with a median annual salary of $22,470. 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
Delaware
$42,600
Nevada
$40,760
New Hampshire
$39,640
Oklahoma
$37,920
Wyoming
$37,880
Utah
$37,860
Louisiana
$36,730
Florida
$36,210
Missouri
$35,270
Kansas
$34,540
Texas
$33,830
Ohio
$33,150
Minnesota
$32,530
Rhode Island
$32,300
South Carolina
$32,250
Pennsylvania
$32,110
Colorado
$31,480
Nebraska
$31,200
Massachusetts
$31,020
Iowa
$30,820
Montana
$30,480
West Virginia
$29,840
Oregon
$29,780
Kentucky
$29,740
Idaho
$29,230
Maine
$29,060
Michigan
$28,990
Virginia
$28,760
Washington
$28,670
Indiana
$27,450
North Carolina
$27,410
Georgia
$27,080
Arkansas
$26,990
North Dakota
$26,870
New York
$26,620
Wisconsin
$26,580
Alabama
$26,510
California
$26,320
Mississippi
$26,180
Illinois
$26,130
Vermont
$25,770
Hawaii
$25,350
Maryland
$24,920
Tennessee
$24,810
South Dakota
$24,110
Connecticut
$23,780
Puerto Rico
$22,820
New Jersey
$22,470