Career Outlook for Carpet Installers

Also known as:  Carpet Installer, Carpet Layer, Commercial Carpet Installer, Residential Carpet Installer, Wall-to-Wall Carpet Installer
The overall job outlook for Carpet Installer careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 36.35 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 6.06 percent per year. Demand for Carpet Installers is expected to go up, with an expected 24,930 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 12.19 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Carpet Installers in the following states
California 5,560
Pennsylvania 1,800
Illinois 1,800
New York 1,390
Missouri 1,100
Texas 1,000
Ohio 920
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Carpet Installers
North Dakota 50
Vermont 50
Alaska 70
Wyoming 80
Rhode Island 80
New Hampshire 90
South Carolina 90