Filling Machine Operators


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Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Career Cluster
111300
100399
Filling Machine Operators

Filling Machine Operators - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Temporary worker agencies
  • Fruit and vegetable processors
  • Drug manufacturers
  • Meat products processors
  • Beverage manufacturers

Outlook

Growth is expected to be slower than average for this occupation. The largest number of job openings will be for temporary workers.

Job openings will occur as current workers leave this occupation for permanent jobs or jobs that pay more money.

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators (CIS 100399)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
20,269
Very large
&
8.4%
5.8%
>>>>
2,570
Very High
  Champaign Area
323
Large
&
11.8%
7.0%
>>>>
43
Very High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
439
Very large
&
8.2%
5.0%
>>>>
56
Very High
  Cook County
8,287
Very large
&
9.8%
5.6%
>>>>
1,070
Very High
  Decatur Area
544
Very large
&
11.4%
7.0%
>>>>
71
Very High
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
1,282
Very large
&
11.6%
9.7%
>>>>
169
Very High
  Du Page County
2,063
Very large
&
10.1%
5.4%
>>>>
267
Very High
  Edwardsville Area
315
Very large
&
13.7%
5.1%
>>>>
42
Very High
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
120
Large
&
7.5%
7.0%
>>>>
15
High
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
330
Very large
&
6.4%
5.2%
>>>>
41
Very High
  Lake County
1,625
Very large
&
9.3%
8.6%
>>>>
208
Very High
  McHenry County
361
Very large
&
11.1%
6.8%
>>>>
47
Very High
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
205
Large
&
7.3%
6.8%
>>>>
26
High
  Northwest Illinois Area
524
Very large
&
10.1%
3.6%
>>>>
67
Very High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
587
Large
&
10.6%
7.3%
>>>>
76
Very High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
338
Very large
&
8.9%
4.3%
>>>>
43
Very High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
428
Very large
&
8.6%
5.7%
>>>>
55
Very High
  Rockford Area
660
Very large
&
13.6%
7.6%
>>>>
89
Very High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
88
Large
&
-4.5%
2.4%
>>>>
10
High
  Springfield Area
391
Very large
&
10.7%
4.7%
>>>>
51
Very High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
414
Very large
&
10.6%
6.4%
>>>>
54
Very High
  Vermilion County
198
Very large
&
9.1%
4.9%
>>>>
26
Very High
  Will County
886
Very large
&
11.4%
9.1%
>>>>
116
Very High
United States
392,100
Very large
&
1.4%
3.7%
>>>>
40,600
Very High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.