Career Outlook for Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Also known as:  Anodizer, Chrome Plater, Chromium Plater, Copper Plater, Electro Plater, Electrogalvanizing Machine Operator, Electroplater, Galvanizer, Hard Chrome Plater, Metal Plater
The overall job outlook for Metal or Plastic Plating or Coating Machine Setter/Operator careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 20.82 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 3.47 percent per year. Demand for Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders is expected to go up, with an expected 4,020 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 1.64 percent over the next few years.
TOP STATES
There are currently more Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders in the following states
California 3,690
Texas 2,410
Pennsylvania 1,980
Illinois 1,790
Ohio 1,600
Michigan 1,450
New York 1,390
BOTTOM STATES
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Vermont 40
New Mexico 50
South Dakota 80
Idaho 110
Mississippi 150
Louisiana 150
New Hampshire 150
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