Career Outlook for Mechanical Insulation Workers

Also known as:  Boiler Coverer, Heat and Frost Insulator, Pipe Coverer, Pipe Insulator, Refrigeration Insulator, Sheet Metal Insulator
The overall job outlook for Mechanical Insulation Worker careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 64.23 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 10.71 percent per year. Demand for Insulation Workers is expected to go up, with an expected 7,400 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 3.29 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Mechanical Insulation Workers in the following states
Texas 3,640
Louisiana 1,930
Florida 1,620
Virginia 1,460
California 1,430
Alabama 1,330
Georgia 1,060
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Mechanical Insulation Workers
New Mexico 50
South Dakota 70
Oregon 70
Alaska 80
Arkansas 120
Hawaii 170
Nebraska 180