Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood (51-7041)

Set up, operate, or tend wood sawing machines. May operate CNC equipment. Includes lead sawyers.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 42 44 4.76 1 4 5
United States 54600 53800 0.0 1600 4700 6200
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 16.01 10.42 12.72 15.17 18.76 23.12
Alaska 15.84 11.15 12.49 15.69 18.42 21.25

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