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Details Report for:
51-9071.00 - Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Design, fabricate, adjust, repair, or appraise jewelry, gold, silver, other precious metals, or gems. Includes diamond polishers and gem cutters, and persons who perform precision casting and modeling of molds, casting metal in molds, or setting precious and semi-precious stones for jewelry and related products.

This title represents a group of more specific occupations. For additional information, please select one of the specific occupations below.

51-9071.01    Jewelers
51-9071.06    Gem and Diamond Workers
51-9071.07    Precious Metal Workers
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Wages & Employment Trends

National

Median wages (2012) $16.99 hourly, $35,350 annual
Employment (2012) 33,000 employees
Projected growth (2012-2022) Decline (-3% or lower) Decline (-3% or lower)
Projected job openings (2012-2022) 6,700
Top industries (2012)
Retail Trade (33% employed in this sector)

State & National

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012 wage data external site and 2012-2022 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2012-2022). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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Job Openings on the Web

State & National Job Banks

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Sources of Additional Information

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