Machine Feeder Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about machine feeder demographics? We analyzed 203 machine 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.

Machine Feeder Diversity

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

Machine Feeder Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among machine feeders is White, which makes up 66.4% of all machine feeders. Comparatively, there are 15.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 66.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 15.2%
  • Black or African American, 10.7%
  • Asian, 5.0%
  • Unknown, 1.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Machine Feeders

The chart below shows that 33.3% of machine feeders speak French. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Spanish at 33.3% and Mandarin is the third-most popular at 16.7%.

Job Title
  • French, 33.3%
  • Spanish, 33.3%
  • Mandarin, 16.7%
  • Khmer, 16.7%

Most Common Degree for Machine Feeder

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for machine feeders. The most common degree for machine feeders is high school diploma. In fact, 52% of machine feeders earn that degree. A close second is diploma with 19% and rounding it off is associate degree with 13%.

Job Title
  • High School Diploma degree, 34%
  • Certificate degree, 31%
  • Diploma degree, 19%
  • Bachelors degree, 8%
  • Other Degrees, 8%

Machine 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 machine feeders.

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

Machine Feeder Gender Over Time

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


Machine 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 machine feeders changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

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


Number Of Years On The Job For Machine Feeder

By looking over 203 machine feeders resumes, we figured out that the average machine feeder enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 52%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Machine Feeder Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of machine feeder employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of machine 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 Machine 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
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Machine Feeder61%36%
Marine Tower Operator96%4%
Septic Tank Installer96%2%
Brick Unloader Tender98%2%
Brick Unloader Tender
Septic Tank Installer
Marine Tower Operator
Machine Feeder
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Machine 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 machine feeders.

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Job Titleascdesc
Machine Feeder4.93%
Fork Operator6.56%
Supplies Packer6.66%
Tube Washer8.06%
Corner Bead Operator8.42%
Front Loader Residential Driver8.62%
Bulk Loader8.85%

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

Male Income
Female Income

Machine 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
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Machine 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
High School Diploma or Less$29,678
Some College/ Associate Degree$30,035
Bachelor's Degree$31,133

Machine Feeder 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

    Machine Feeder Heatmaps

    The amount you can make as a machine feeder can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of machine feeders is $24,722. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

    Where Do Machine Feeders Earn The Most?

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

    Average Salary

    Machine Feeder Employment Statistics

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

    Company Size

    We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire machine 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 Machine Feeder Work In

    Employees with the machine feeder job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most machine feeders 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 machine feeders. Those industries include manufacturing, professional and retail.

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