Career Outlook for Log Graders and Scalers

Also known as:  Log Check Scaler, Log Grader, Log Scaler, Log Sorter, Timber Estimator, Veneer Grader
The overall job outlook for Log Grader or Scaler careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 49.49 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 8.25 percent per year. Demand for Log Graders and Scalers is expected to go up, with an expected 2,940 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 14.94 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Log Graders and Scalers in the following states
Oregon 180
Mississippi 180
Georgia 150
Idaho 140
Pennsylvania 130
Washington 130
South Carolina 120
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Log Graders and Scalers
Tennessee 40
New York 50
Ohio 50
Maine 60
Minnesota 60
Montana 60
Wisconsin 60