Career Outlook for Tapers

Also known as:  Drywall Taper, Sheet Rock Taper, Wall Taper
The overall job outlook for Taper careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 51.39 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 8.56 percent per year. Demand for Tapers is expected to go up, with an expected 24,620 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 17.41 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Tapers in the following states
California 4,180
Washington 1,700
New York 1,170
Nevada 1,050
Illinois 880
Arizona 790
Pennsylvania 490
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Tapers
North Dakota 40
Arkansas 50
New Hampshire 50
South Carolina 70
South Dakota 70
Alabama 90
Maine 110