Maker Month - Alexis, Joiner
Maker Month

Celebrating Those Who Make The World

Trades By the Numbers

Bureau of Labor Statistics, July & August 2020

MANUFACTURING

Employment: 12M
Unemployment: 7%
Openings: 408,000
Average Pay: $49,000/year

 

AUTOMOTIVE

Employment: 905,000
Unemployment: 9%
* Openings: 267,000
Average Pay: $48,000/year

* BLS: Occupational Employment Projections, 2010-2020

CONSTRUCTION

Employment: 7M
Unemployment: 8%
Openings: 334,000
Average Pay: $65,000/year