Puller Statistics in the US

The average employee age for pullers is 39 years. The puller workforce reached a whopping 41,290 in 2020!

Among pullers, we discovered that 29.1% of them are women, while 66.4% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among pullers is White, which makes up 62.2% of all pullers. Comparatively, there are 18.4% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Pullers are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, pullers are more likely to find a job in the retail industry.

From where do we know all information about puller demographics? We analyzed 6,121 pullers 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.

Puller Diversity

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

Puller Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among pullers is White, which makes up 62.2% of all pullers. Comparatively, there are 18.4% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 62.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 18.4%
  • Black or African American, 11.3%
  • Asian, 4.8%
  • Unknown, 2.5%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.8%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Pullers

The chart below shows that 78.1% of pullers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 5.3% and Swedish is the third-most popular at 1.8%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 78.1%
  • French, 5.3%
  • Swedish, 1.8%
  • German, 1.8%
  • Tagalog, 1.8%
  • Other, 11.2%

Most Common Degree for Puller

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for pullers. The most common degree for pullers is high school diploma. In fact, 57% of pullers earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 14% and rounding it off is diploma with 11%.

Job Title
  • High School Diploma degree, 39%
  • Certificate degree, 31%
  • Associate degree, 12%
  • Diploma degree, 9%
  • Other Degrees, 9%

Puller 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 pullers.

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

Puller Gender Over Time

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

Male
Female
66%
63%
60%
58%
55%
52%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Puller 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 pullers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

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

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Puller

By looking over 6,121 pullers resumes, we figured out that the average puller enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 45%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Puller Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of puller employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of pullers is 40+ years old, which represents 46% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Pullers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, mail processing equipment mechanic and flight information expediter have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Cosmetician8%90%
Schedule Checker13%83%
Plant Clerk13%81%
Puller66%29%
Centrifugal Operator88%5%
Flight Information Expediter90%7%
Mail Processing Equipment Mechanic92%7%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Mail Processing Equipment Mechanic
Flight Information Expediter
Centrifugal Operator
Puller
Plant Clerk
Schedule Checker
Cosmetician
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Puller?

male-income
Male Income
$28,495
female-income
Female Income
$27,927

Puller Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$29,117
$28,805
$28,494
$28,182
$27,870
$27,558
$27,246
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Puller 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$28,805
Some College/ Associate Degree$29,561
Bachelor's Degree$30,236
Master's Degree$31,469

Puller 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
$33,145
$32,307
$31,469
$30,631
$29,793
$28,956
$28,118
$27,280
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Puller Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a puller can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of pullers is $34,357. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Pullers Earn The Most?

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

Average Salary

Where Are Pullers Located?

By looking through more than 6,121 resumes, we found that the most popular places for pullers are OK, Oklahoma City and AR, Pine Bluff.

Number of Pullers

Puller Employment Statistics

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

Company Size

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

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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 Puller Work In

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

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Public

Private

Government

Industry Concentration

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

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Retail

Manufacturing

Fortune 500

Professional

Finance

Puller Jobs