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Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $38.92
Statewide median: $24.25

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Structural Iron and Steel Workers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$23.31 $30.06 $39.30
Minnesota
$35.27 $38.92 $41.21
Southeast Minnesota
$31.99 $36.86 $36.87
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$35.80 $38.92 $42.23

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 990 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Structural Iron and Steel Workers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,135 new Structural Iron and Steel Workers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Structural Iron and Steel Workers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 71,000 75,300 4,200 5.9%
Minnesota 1,017 1,080 63 6.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 488 519 31 6.4%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.