National Employment Trends 49-9041.00 - Industrial Machinery Mechanics Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

In the United States:

Employment (2021)
384,800 employees
Projected employment (2031)
447,900 employees
Projected growth (2021-2031)
16% Much faster than average
Projected annual job openings (2021-2031)
42,500

United States source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021-2031 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period. "Projected annual job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.