Hopper Filler Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about hopper filler demographics? We analyzed 82 hopper fillers 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.

Hopper Filler Diversity

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

Hopper Filler Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among hopper fillers is White, which makes up 72.1% of all hopper fillers. Comparatively, there are 11.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.8% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 72.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.7%
  • Black or African American, 8.8%
  • Asian, 4.2%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Hopper Fillers

Job Title
  • Carrier, 50.0%
  • Spanish, 50.0%

Most Common Degree for Hopper Filler

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for hopper fillers. The most common degree for hopper fillers is high school diploma. In fact, 61% of hopper fillers earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 22% and rounding it off is diploma with 8%.

Job Title
  • High School Diploma degree, 53%
  • Certificate degree, 25%
  • Bachelors degree, 10%
  • Diploma degree, 8%
  • Other Degrees, 4%

Hopper Filler 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 hopper fillers.

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

Hopper Filler Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the hopper filler position over time.

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

Hopper Filler 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 hopper fillers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of hopper fillers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Hopper Filler

By looking over 82 hopper fillers resumes, we figured out that the average hopper filler enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 53%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Hopper Filler Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of hopper filler employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of hopper fillers 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 Hopper Fillers 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
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Hopper Filler75%18%
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
Hopper Filler
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Hopper Fillers 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 hopper fillers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Hopper Filler4.93%
Machine Operator/Forklift Operator6.56%
Parachute Packer6.66%
Casting Cleaner8.06%
Car Dumper Operator8.42%
Limb Driver8.62%
Ship Dock8.85%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Hopper Filler?

male-income
Male Income
$31,877
female-income
Female Income
$28,970

Hopper Filler 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
$34,780
$33,723
$32,665
$31,607
$30,549
$29,491
$28,434
$27,376
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Hopper Filler 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$32,665
Some College/ Associate Degree$33,141
Bachelor's Degree$34,612

Hopper Filler Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

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

    $35,443
    $34,612
    $33,781
    $32,950
    $32,118
    $31,287
    $30,456
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree

    Hopper Filler Employment Statistics

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

    Company Size

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

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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 Hopper Filler Work In

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

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    Private

    Public

    Government

    Industry Concentration

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

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    Manufacturing

    Retail

    Professional

    Fortune 500

    Finance

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