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Millwrights

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: $27.14
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Millwrights *

Area Low Median High
U S
$21.20 $27.11 $33.75
Minnesota
$21.01 $27.14 $36.00
Central Minnesota
$20.46 $24.31 $30.19
Northeast Minnesota
$24.15 $32.74 $38.38
Northwest Minnesota
$25.14 $28.86 $33.28
Southeast Minnesota
$19.19 $22.67 $27.15
Southwest Minnesota
$19.33 $22.04 $24.56
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$21.16 $27.84 $37.32

* "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 1,090 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Millwrights most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 852 new Millwrights 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 Millwrights
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 44,300 48,200 3,900 8.9%
Minnesota 874 943 69 7.9%
Central Minnesota 59 65 6 10.2%
Northeast Minnesota 106 103 -3 -2.8%
Southwest Minnesota 64 68 4 6.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 563 607 44 7.8%


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