Information on the businesses and industries that employ Logging workers and on wages and locations for those in the field. Logging is the industry that employs the most Logging workers, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Logging workers, by average wage, is Landscaping services. Logging workers are paid most in Saratoga County (Outer) PUMA, NY but are relatively concentrated in Douglas County PUMA, OR.
Demographic information on Logging workers in the US. The average age of male Logging workers in the workforce is 41.4 and of female Logging workers is 45.9, and the most common race/ethnicity for Logging workers is White.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Logging workers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Logging workers need many skills, but most especially Critical Thinking, Operation and Control, and Coordination. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Logging workers need more than the average amount of Equipment Maintenance, Repairing, and Equipment Selection.
Projections on wages and job growth for Logging workers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Logging workers are expected to see a growth of -12.5% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.