Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Pile-Driver Operators (47-2072)

Operate pile drivers mounted on skids, barges, crawler treads, or locomotive cranes to drive pilings for retaining walls, bulkheads, and foundations of structures, such as buildings, bridges, and piers.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 83 96 15.66 3 7 11
United States 3600 4000 0.0 100 300 500
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is strong with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 34.56 17.79 22.88 30.47 46.72 55.43

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.