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Insulation Workers Skills

Below are the skills needed to be insulation workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Operation and Control33
Critical Thinking32.75
Active Listening32.25
Speaking32.25
Operation Monitoring2.882.88

Insulation Workers Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be insulation workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Extent Flexibility3.884.12
Multilimb Coordination3.53.12
Manual Dexterity3.53.12
Trunk Strength3.383.38
Gross Body Equilibrium3.383

Insulation Workers Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be insulation workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Building and Construction3.353.53
Customer and Personal Service3.042.77
Mechanical3.023.25
English Language2.912.41
Administration and Management2.782.52

Insulation Workers Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being insulation workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Handling and Moving Objects4.255.51
Performing General Physical Activities3.964.24
Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates3.83.39
Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material3.722.96
Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events3.73.52

Insulation Workers Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being insulation workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Attention to Detail3.93
Dependability3.92
Cooperation3.87
Integrity3.85
Independence3.82

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Insulation Workers

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Insulation Workers jobs , as of 2017

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land2,230 $42,410
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell780 $37,490
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue610 $60,800
San Antonio-New Braunfels460 $38,410
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin420 $38,280
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach390 $36,510
Austin-Round Rock360 $39,730
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater310 $37,850
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward300 $81,420
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls270 $32,530

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to insulation workers

Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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