Feeder Catcher Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about feeder catcher demographics? We analyzed 94 feeder catchers 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.

Feeder Catcher Diversity

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

Feeder Catcher Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among feeder catchers is White, which makes up 69.5% of all feeder catchers. Comparatively, there are 13.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 9.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 69.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.3%
  • Black or African American, 9.6%
  • Asian, 4.3%
  • Unknown, 2.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Feeder Catchers

Job Title
  • Spanish, 100.0%

Most Common Degree for Feeder Catcher

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for feeder catchers. The most common degree for feeder catchers is high school diploma. In fact, 59% of feeder catchers earn that degree. A close second is diploma with 15% and rounding it off is bachelor's degree with 8%.

Job Title
  • High School Diploma degree, 57%
  • Certificate degree, 16%
  • Diploma degree, 14%
  • Bachelors degree, 7%
  • Other Degrees, 6%

Feeder Catcher 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 feeder catchers.

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

Feeder Catcher Gender Over Time

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


Feeder Catcher 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 feeder catchers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of feeder catchers based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Feeder Catcher

By looking over 94 feeder catchers resumes, we figured out that the average feeder catcher enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 45%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Feeder Catcher Age Breakdown

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

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Feeder Catchers 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.

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Job Titleascdesc
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Feeder Catcher42%51%
Marine Tower Operator96%4%
Septic Tank Installer96%2%
Brick Unloader Tender98%2%
Brick Unloader Tender
Septic Tank Installer
Marine Tower Operator
Feeder Catcher
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Feeder Catchers 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 feeder catchers.

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Job Titleascdesc
Feeder Catcher4.93%
Euclid Operator6.56%
Lamp Cleaner8.06%
Gas Cylinder Processor8.42%
Scrap Metal Collector8.62%
Block Piler8.85%

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

Male Income
Female Income

Feeder Catcher 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
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Feeder Catcher 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
High School Diploma or Less$28,564
Some College/ Associate Degree$28,966
Bachelor's Degree$30,207

Feeder Catcher Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

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

    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree

    Feeder Catcher Heatmaps

    The amount you can make as a feeder catcher can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of feeder catchers is $26,550. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

    Where Do Feeder Catchers Earn The Most?

    The map here shows where feeder catchers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

    Average Salary

    Feeder Catcher Employment Statistics

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

    Company Size

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

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    < 50 employees

    50 - 100 employees

    100 - 500 employees

    500 - 1,000 employees

    1,000 - 10,000 employees

    > 10,000

    The Types Of Companies Feeder Catcher Work In

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

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    Industry Concentration

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

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