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Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

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: $30.76
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators *

Area Low Median High
U S
$24.90 $31.76 $40.38
Minnesota
$30.19 $30.76 $36.25
Central Minnesota
$30.19 $31.34 $31.64
Northeast Minnesota
$29.97 $30.67 $36.44
Northwest Minnesota
$28.50 $30.50 $30.50
Southeast Minnesota
$30.05 $30.79 $31.64
Southwest Minnesota
$28.97 $30.54 $31.81
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$30.19 $30.89 $38.47

* "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 1,490 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,908 new Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 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 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 30,700 32,500 1,800 5.8%
Minnesota 1,508 1,575 67 4.4%
Central Minnesota 163 169 6 3.7%
Northeast Minnesota 92 93 1 1.1%
Northwest Minnesota 164 172 8 4.9%
Southeast Minnesota 201 209 8 4%
Southwest Minnesota 187 196 9 4.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 693 722 29 4.2%


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