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Fallers

Use axes or chainsaws to cut down trees.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Above the statewide median
$22.36 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

National Data
Growth rate:  -18%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Load agricultural or forestry products for shipment.
  • Operate forestry equipment.
  • Attach equipment extensions or accessories.
  • Cut trees or logs.
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Job Title Examples:

Logging Equipment Operator
Timber Cutter
Timber Faller

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