Career Outlook for Boilermakers

Also known as:  Boiler Fitter, Boiler Installer, Boiler Mechanic, Boiler Setter, Boiler Tester, Boilermaker, Boilermaker Mechanic
The overall job outlook for Boilermaker careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 2.75 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of -0.46 percent per year. Demand for Boilermakers is expected to go up, with an expected 4,970 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 3.26 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Boilermakers in the following states
Texas 3,540
Indiana 1,660
Illinois 1,330
Georgia 850
New York 820
Louisiana 660
Ohio 630
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Boilermakers
Delaware 30
Colorado 80
Arizona 80
Arkansas 90
Florida 100
Minnesota 100
Oregon 110