Rock Splitters, Quarry (47-5051)

Occupation description:  Separate blocks of rough dimension stone from quarry mass using jackhammer and wedges.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 3,7003,900 6.930 4070

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 16.7710.4213.00 16.2620.0923.71

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
212 9.536.8 21.1
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation10
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation0
UI claimants previously working in occupation9
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 18
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training