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Fence Erectors

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

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: $18.45
Statewide median: $23.00


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Fence Erectors *

Area Low Median High
$15.14 $18.43 $22.94
$15.37 $18.45 $22.25
Northwest Minnesota
$14.37 $16.85 $21.76

* "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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In Minnesota, there are 430 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Fence Erectors most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.


Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 638 new Fence Erectors to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Fence Erectors
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 31,200 34,400 3,200 10.1%
Minnesota 413 510 97 23.5%
Northwest Minnesota 264 347 83 31.4%

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