Career Outlook for Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Also known as:  Tool Grinder, Tool Grinding Machine Operator, Tool Sharpener, Tool Straightener
The overall job outlook for Tool Grinder, Filers, or Sharpener careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 39.70 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 6.62 percent per year. Demand for Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners is expected to go up, with an expected 5,490 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 5.76 percent over the next few years.
TOP STATES
There are currently more Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners in the following states
Michigan 1,060
Wisconsin 990
Pennsylvania 890
California 720
Texas 650
Ohio 620
Oregon 530
BOTTOM STATES
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners
Rhode Island 30
New Mexico 40
Maryland 40
New Jersey 40
Nebraska 50
Vermont 50
Montana 60
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