Buckers and Fallers


Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources > Buckers and Fallers > Wages & Trends
Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Career Cluster
110100
100365
Buckers and Fallers

Buckers and Fallers - Wages & Trends

Wages vary with the duties and the experience of the worker. They also vary with the type of work, employer, and location of the work.

Loggers who work full time may receive benefits. Common benefits include health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, and a retirement plan. Loggers who are self-employed must provide their own insurance and retirement plan.

Fallers (SOC 45-4021)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Wage data for this occupation are not available.
United States Hourly $16.99 $21.46 $29.72
Yearly $35,350 $44,650 $61,820

Logging equipment operators (SOC 45-4022)

Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $12.94 $13.94 $14.95
Yearly $26,910 $28,992 $31,099
United States Hourly $15.42 $19.92 $24.60
Yearly $32,070 $41,440 $51,170

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.