Career Outlook for Crane and Tower Operators

Also known as:
Boom Crane Operator, Bridge Crane Operator, Cherry Picker Operator, Coal Tower Operator, Electric Crane Operator, Erecting Crane Operator, Monorail Crane Operator, Overhead Crane Operator, Port Crane Operator, Radio Control Crane Operator

The overall job outlook for Crane or Tower Operator careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by -0.11 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of -0.01 percent per year. Demand for Crane and Tower Operators is expected to go up, with an expected 2,880 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 0.73 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Crane and Tower Operators in the following states

Texas 7,650
California 2,970
Florida 2,670
Pennsylvania 2,290
Louisiana 1,890
Virginia 1,450
Ohio 1,440
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Crane and Tower Operators

District of Columbia
30
South Dakota
40
Guam
50
Virgin Islands
60
Wyoming
60
Hawaii
80
Connecticut
90