Presser Statistics and Facts in the US
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for pressers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 28,025 pressers currently employed in the United States.
- 60.4% of all pressers are women, while only 33.8% are men.
- The average age of an employed presser is 48 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of pressers is White (58.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (22.3%) and Black or African American (11.5%).
- The majority of pressers are located in KY, Louisville and TX, Godley.
- Pressers are most in-demand in Newport Beach, CA.
- Pressers are paid an average annual salary of $25,991.
- Ridgefield, CT pays an annual average wage of $31,182, the highest in the US.
- Pressers average starting salary is $16,000.
- In 2021, women earned 79% of what men earned.
- The top 10% of highest-paid pressers earn as much as $39,000 or more.
- Alaska is the best state for pressers to live.
- Pressers are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Presser Statistics By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Presser
Women Earn 79¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man
Presser Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the presser position over time.
Presser Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, cloth doffer and edger machine operator have the biggest difference in gender.
|Flat Bed Operator||87%||11%|
|Edger Machine Operator||88%||9%|
Presser Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among pressers is White, which makes up 58.7% of all pressers. Comparatively, there are 22.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 58.7%
- Hispanic or Latino, 22.3%
- Black or African American, 11.5%
- Asian, 5.5%
- Unknown, 1.6%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.4%
Presser 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 pressers.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Average Age of a Presser
We determined the average age of pressers based on ethnicity and gender.
Presser Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of presser employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of pressers is 40+ years old, which represents 78% of the population.
Types of Presser Degree Levels
- High School Diploma, 57%
- Diploma, 16%
- Associate, 13%
- Bachelors, 8%
- Other Degrees, 6%
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Presser Employment Statistics
This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ pressers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most pressers is the retail industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire pressers.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
The Types Of Companies Presser Work In
Employees with the presser job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most pressers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Top Industries Hiring Pressers
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ pressers. Those industries include retail, manufacturing and hospitality.
Presser Turnover And Employment Statistics
Presser 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 pressers changed.
- Unemployment rate
The Average Number of Years That Presser Stay in a Job
By looking over 1,917 pressers resumes, we figured out that the average presser enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 29%.
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Pressers 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 pressers.
|Cloth Bale Header||6.02%|
|Warp Tying Machine Tender||7.42%|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Pressers
The most common foreign language among pressers is Spanish at 92.9%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Arabic at 3.6% and French is the third-most popular at 3.6%.
- Spanish, 92.9%
- Arabic, 3.6%
- French, 3.6%