Line Feeder Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about line feeder demographics? We analyzed 283 line 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.

Line Feeder Diversity

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

Line Feeder Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among line feeders is White, which makes up 68.5% of all line feeders. Comparatively, there are 12.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity and 11.6% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 68.5%
  • Black or African American, 12.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.5%
  • Asian, 4.8%
  • Unknown, 1.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Line Feeders

Job Title
  • French, 50.0%
  • Spanish, 50.0%

Most Common Degree for Line Feeder

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for line feeders. The most common degree for line feeders is high school diploma. In fact, 57% of line feeders earn that degree. A close second is diploma with 18% and rounding it off is associate degree with 11%.

Job Title
  • High School Diploma degree, 40%
  • Certificate degree, 27%
  • Diploma degree, 17%
  • Associate degree, 10%
  • Other Degrees, 6%

Line 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 line feeders.

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

Line Feeder Gender Over Time

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

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

Line 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 line feeders changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

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

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Line Feeder

By looking over 283 line feeders resumes, we figured out that the average line feeder enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 50%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Line Feeder Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of line feeder employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of line feeders 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 Line 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.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Line Feeder59%38%
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
Line Feeder
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Line 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 line feeders.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Line Feeder4.93%
Hi Ranger Operator6.56%
Case Picker/Temp6.66%
Globe Cleaner8.06%
Tractor Crane Operator8.42%
Scrap Metal Collector8.62%
Tabber8.85%

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

male-income
Male Income
$28,480
female-income
Female Income
$25,873

Line 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
$30,135
$29,187
$28,238
$27,289
$26,341
$25,392
$24,444
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Line 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$29,187
Some College/ Associate Degree$29,613
Bachelor's Degree$30,933

Line Feeder Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

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

    $31,679
    $30,933
    $30,188
    $29,442
    $28,697
    $27,951
    $27,206
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree

    Line Feeder Employment Statistics

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

    Company Size

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

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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 Line Feeder Work In

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

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    Public

    Private

    Industry Concentration

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

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    Manufacturing

    Retail

    Fortune 500

    Professional

    Automotive

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