Career Outlook for Structural Iron and Steel Workers

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Also known as:
Bridge Ironworker, Construction Ironworker, Iron Guardrail Installer, Metal Tank Erector, Ornamental Ironworker, Pre-Engineered Metal Building Ironworker, Precast Concrete Ironworker, Steel Fabricator, Steel Fitter, Structural Steel Erector

The overall job outlook for Structural Iron or Steel Worker careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 1.78 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of -0.11 percent per year. Demand for Structural Iron and Steel Workers is expected to go up, with an expected 9,110 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 1.42 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Structural Iron and Steel Workers in the following states

Texas 8,400
California 8,330
New York 3,880
Florida 3,130
Ohio 2,850
Pennsylvania 2,700
Illinois 2,630
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Guam
70
Vermont
80
District of Columbia
110
Alaska
140
Wyoming
140
New Hampshire
170
Montana
180