Dryer Feeder Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about dryer feeder demographics? We analyzed 177 dryer feeders resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Dryer Feeder Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as dryer feeders. Keep reading to find out what the results for dryer feeders were.

Dryer Feeder Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among dryer feeders is White, which makes up 73.6% of all dryer feeders. Comparatively, there are 11.4% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 73.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.4%
  • Black or African American, 8.7%
  • Asian, 3.7%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%
  • Unknown, 1.3%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Dryer Feeders

Job Title
  • Spanish, 100.0%

Most Common Degree for Dryer Feeder

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for dryer feeders. The most common degree for dryer feeders is high school diploma. In fact, 60% of dryer feeders earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 14% and rounding it off is diploma with 5%.

Job Title
  • Certificate degree, 41%
  • High School Diploma degree, 40%
  • Associate degree, 10%
  • Diploma degree, 4%
  • Other Degrees, 5%

Dryer Feeder Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among dryer feeders.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Dryer Feeder Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the dryer feeder position over time.

Male
Female
80%
77%
74%
71%
68%
65%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Dryer Feeder Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of dryer feeders changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of dryer feeders based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Dryer Feeder

By looking over 177 dryer feeders resumes, we figured out that the average dryer feeder enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 47%.

Compare Jobs

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Dryer Feeder Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of dryer feeder employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of dryer feeders is 40+ years old, which represents 63% of the population.

Compare Jobs

20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Dryer Feeders with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, brick unloader tender and septic tank installer have the biggest difference in gender.

Compare Jobs
Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Dryer Feeder54%45%
Marine Tower Operator96%4%
Septic Tank Installer96%2%
Brick Unloader Tender98%2%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Brick Unloader Tender
Septic Tank Installer
Marine Tower Operator
Dryer Feeder
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Dryer Feeders with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to dryer feeders.

Compare Jobs
Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Dryer Feeder4.93%
Tumbler Operator6.56%
Hand Picker6.66%
Boiler Washer8.06%
Lead Handler8.42%
Solid Waste Collector8.62%
Rejector8.85%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Dryer Feeder?

male-income
Male Income
$28,282
female-income
Female Income
$25,443

Dryer Feeder Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Black or African American men and Hispanic or Latino men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$31,122
$30,088
$29,055
$28,022
$26,989
$25,956
$24,922
$23,889
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Dryer Feeder Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$29,055
Some College/ Associate Degree$29,524
Bachelor's Degree$30,977

Dryer Feeder Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

    $31,795
    $30,977
    $30,158
    $29,340
    $28,521
    $27,703
    $26,885
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree

    Dryer Feeder Employment Statistics

    This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ dryer feeders. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most dryer feeders is the manufacturing industry.

    Company Size

    We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire dryer feeders.

    Compare Jobs

    < 50 employees

    100 - 500 employees

    500 - 1,000 employees

    1,000 - 10,000 employees

    > 10,000

    The Types Of Companies Dryer Feeder Work In

    Employees with the dryer feeder job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most dryer feeders prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

    Compare Jobs

    Private

    Public

    Education

    Industry Concentration

    Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ dryer feeders. Those industries include manufacturing, construction and retail.

    Compare Jobs

    Manufacturing

    Construction

    Retail

    Fortune 500

    Utilities

    Dryer Feeder Jobs