Career Outlook for Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Also known as:
Crimping Machine Operator for Metal, Four Slide Machine Setter, Metal Punch Press Operator, Metal Slitter, Metal Stamper

The overall job outlook for Metal or Plastic Cutting, Punching, or Press Machine Setter/Operator careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 27.94 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.75 percent per year. Demand for Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders is expected to go up, with an expected 110 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 0.01 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders in the following states

Michigan 18,740
Texas 15,580
Ohio 14,860
Indiana 13,800
California 12,190
Wisconsin 10,200
Illinois 9,240
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Vermont
80
Wyoming
80
Maine
120
North Dakota
160
Idaho
180
Montana
190
Delaware
230