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Metal Plastic Machine Workers Skills

Below are the skills needed to be metal plastic machine 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 Monitoring3.883.62
Quality Control Analysis3.383.25
Operation and Control3.253.38
Critical Thinking3.123.12
Monitoring3.123

Metal Plastic Machine Workers Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be metal plastic machine 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
Control Precision3.883.75
Arm-Hand Steadiness3.623.25
Manual Dexterity3.623.12
Problem Sensitivity3.623.25
Near Vision3.53.38

Metal Plastic Machine Workers Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be metal plastic machine 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
Mechanical3.934.65
Mathematics3.774.01
Production and Processing3.523.54
Design3.153.41
Engineering and Technology3.043.44

Metal Plastic Machine Workers Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being metal plastic machine 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
Controlling Machines and Processes4.385.62
Getting Information3.93.08
Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material3.773.48
Handling and Moving Objects3.765.58
Making Decisions and Solving Problems3.713.49

Metal Plastic Machine Workers Work styles

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

   
Work StyleImportance
Attention to Detail4.08
Dependability3.88
Analytical Thinking3.66
Innovation3.61
Initiative3.58

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Metal Plastic Machine Workers

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

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Wichita520 $55,040
Birmingham-Hoover210 $28,190
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim200 $40,160
San Diego-Carlsbad170 $44,000
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale170 $44,830
Mobile150 $41,610
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land150 $45,130
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn110 $60,150
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington90 $40,250
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue90 $74,320

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to metal plastic machine workers

Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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