Fence Erectors


Erect and repair metal and wooden fences and fence gates around highways, industrial establishments, residences, or farms, using hand and power tools.


Top Industry of Employment

  1. Misc. Special Trade Contractors

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 310 12.34 8.90 14.06 25,670 18,500 29,250
Columbia MSA 20 12.48 9.65 13.89 25,960 20,070 28,900
Kansas City* 50 15.16 10.14 17.67 31,534 21,083 36,760

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 270 300 30 11.11 8 Caution
Kansas City MSA 70 80 10 14.29 1 Caution
St Louis MSA 120 140 20 16.67 3 Caution
Central Region* 30 40 10 33.33 2 Caution
Northeast Region* 20 20 .00 Caution
Ozark Region* 40 40 .00 2 Caution
Southwest Region* 20 20 .00 Caution

* - 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