Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (51-9023)

Set up, operate, or tend machines to mix or blend materials, such as chemicals, tobacco, liquids, color pigments, or explosive ingredients. Excludes Food Batchmakers (51-3092).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 28 44 57.14 1 3 6
United States 130700 128800 0.0 3900 11200 14900
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is robust with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 19.69 12.85 15.17 18.60 23.47 28.84

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