Floor Sanders and Finishers


Scrape and sand wooden floors to smooth surfaces using floor scraper and floor sanding machine, and apply coats of finish.


Top Industry of Employment

  1. Carpentry And Floor Work

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 190 16.27 11.48 18.66 33,830 23,890 38,810
St Louis MSA 100 16.34 11.13 18.95 33,990 23,150 39,410
Kansas City* 60 16.04 11.85 18.14 33,369 24,642 37,732
St. Louis County* 100 16.34 11.13 18.95 33,989 23,151 39,408

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 390 460 70 17.95 14 Good
Kansas City MSA 140 160 20 14.29 4 Caution
St Louis MSA 230 270 40 17.39 8 Good

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?



This Occupation generally requires Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)
or training in one of the following
Construction Trades, Other