Career Outlook for Extraction Worker Helpers

Also known as:  Blaster Helper, Blasting Helper, Boring Machine Operator Helper, Continuous Miner Operator Helper, Driller Helper, Loading Machine Operator Helper, Longwall Machine Operator Helper, Mining Helper, Roof Bolter Helper, Rotary Drill Operator Helper
The overall job outlook for Extraction Worker Helper careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 11.62 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.94 percent per year. Demand for Extraction Worker Helpers is expected to go down, with an expected -2,160 jobs shed by 2018. This represents an annual decrease of 1.16 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Extraction Worker Helpers in the following states
Texas 7,760
West Virginia 1,960
Kentucky 1,260
Pennsylvania 1,060
California 1,020
Colorado 1,000
Oklahoma 950
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Extraction Worker Helpers
Vermont 40
Oregon 60
South Dakota 60
New Hampshire 60
South Carolina 70
Tennessee 80
Washington 90