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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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,880
25th Percentile Wage
$22,550
50th Percentile Wage
$28,410
75th Percentile Wage
$37,200
90th Percentile Wage
$46,140

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 $46,140. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $28,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,880. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 132% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of machine feeders and offbearers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201628,410-3.63%4.54%
201529,4400.51%-
201429,2903.35%-
201328,3104.20%-
201227,120--

Table 2. Machine Feeders and Offbearers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of machine feeders and offbearers in 13 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 transportation and warehousing sector with an annual salary $34,510. The lowest paying sector is the health care and social assistance sector (annual salary $20,290).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Transportation and Warehousing
$34,510
Mining
$34,030
Retail Trade
$29,310
Wholesale Trade
$29,110
Manufacturing
$27,860
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$27,070
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$26,220
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$25,280
Information
$24,890
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$24,100
Federal, State, and Local Government
$23,490
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$22,490
Health Care and Social Assistance
$20,290

Table 3. 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 $20,120 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 Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $20,120. 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
$44,600
Nevada
$38,870
New Hampshire
$38,610
Arizona
$37,950
Louisiana
$37,280
Wyoming
$37,070
Idaho
$35,780
Utah
$35,570
Minnesota
$35,540
Nebraska
$34,680
Oklahoma
$34,480
Illinois
$33,120
Florida
$32,870
Pennsylvania
$32,190
Michigan
$31,460
Washington
$31,390
West Virginia
$30,980
Missouri
$30,250
Massachusetts
$30,120
Iowa
$30,040
Hawaii
$29,550
Colorado
$29,280
Connecticut
$29,210
Virginia
$29,180
Vermont
$28,810
Wisconsin
$27,850
Kentucky
$27,830
Georgia
$27,710
Oregon
$27,670
New York
$27,570
Indiana
$27,560
South Carolina
$26,900
Alabama
$26,850
Kansas
$26,730
North Carolina
$26,200
Texas
$26,130
Maine
$25,900
Maryland
$25,780
California
$25,260
New Jersey
$24,730
Tennessee
$24,620
Mississippi
$24,570
South Dakota
$24,220
Ohio
$24,180
Rhode Island
$24,130
Arkansas
$23,930
North Dakota
$22,100
Puerto Rico
$20,120


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