Mixer Driver Statistics in the US

The average employee age for mixer drivers is 47 years. The mixer driver workforce reached a whopping 15,692 in 2020!

Among mixer drivers, we discovered that 7.7% of them are women, while 89.5% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among mixer drivers is White, which makes up 65.2% of all mixer drivers. Comparatively, there are 18.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Mixer drivers are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, mixer drivers are more likely to find a job in the construction industry.

From where do we know all information about mixer driver demographics? We analyzed 2,672 mixer drivers 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.

Mixer Driver Diversity

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

Mixer Driver Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among mixer drivers is White, which makes up 65.2% of all mixer drivers. Comparatively, there are 18.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 65.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 17.9%
  • Black or African American, 11.0%
  • Asian, 3.0%
  • Unknown, 2.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.9%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Mixer Drivers

The chart below shows that 78.6% of mixer drivers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Dakota at 7.1% and Portuguese is the third-most popular at 7.1%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 78.6%
  • Dakota, 7.1%
  • Portuguese, 7.1%
  • French, 7.1%

Most Common Degree for Mixer Driver

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for mixer drivers. The most common degree for mixer drivers is high school diploma. In fact, 55% of mixer drivers earn that degree. A close second is diploma with 13% and rounding it off is associate degree with 11%.

Job Title
  • Certificate degree, 40%
  • High School Diploma degree, 32%
  • Diploma degree, 9%
  • Associate degree, 9%
  • Other Degrees, 10%

Mixer Driver 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 mixer drivers.

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

Mixer Driver Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the mixer driver position over time.


Mixer Driver 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 mixer drivers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of mixer drivers based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Mixer Driver

By looking over 2,672 mixer drivers resumes, we figured out that the average mixer driver enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 29%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Mixer Driver Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of mixer driver employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of mixer drivers is 40+ years old, which represents 73% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Mixer Drivers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, tank wagon driver and diesel truck driver have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Bus Matron13%83%
School Bus Attendant18%75%
School Bus Aide20%77%
Mixer Driver90%8%
Wrecker Operator93%2%
Diesel Truck Driver95%2%
Tank Wagon Driver96%4%
Tank Wagon Driver
Diesel Truck Driver
Wrecker Operator
Mixer Driver
School Bus Aide
School Bus Attendant
Bus Matron

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Mixer Drivers 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 mixer drivers.

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Job Titleascdesc
Tractor Operator6.56%
Mixer Driver6.99%
Traffic Control Specialist7.72%
School Bus Driver/Teacher Assistant7.91%
Stage Hand8.85%
Motor Transport Operator13.50%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Mixer Driver?

Male Income
Female Income

Mixer Driver Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

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

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Mixer Driver 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
Master's Degree$28,792
Bachelor's Degree$30,915
Some College/ Associate Degree$31,192
High School Diploma or Less$31,490

Mixer Driver Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

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

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Mixer Driver Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a mixer driver can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of mixer drivers is $40,374. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Mixer Drivers Earn The Most?

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

Average Salary

Where Are Mixer Drivers Located?

By looking through more than 2,672 resumes, we found that the most popular places for mixer drivers are TX, Houston and AZ, Phoenix.

Number of Mixer Drivers

Where Are Mixer Drivers In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country mixer drivers are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Mixer Driver Employment Statistics

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

Company Size

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

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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 Mixer Driver Work In

Employees with the mixer driver job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most mixer drivers 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 mixer drivers. Those industries include construction, manufacturing and hospitality.

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