Coating Machine Operators


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Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Career Cluster
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100401
Coating Machine Operators

Coating 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:

  • Structural metals manufacturers
  • Plastic products manufacturers
  • Paper product manufacturers
  • Furniture and cabinet manufacturers

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will grow more slowly than average. This is due to improvements in the automation of painting and coating. Jobs for those who paint transportation equipment such as cars and trucks will grow.

Openings will occur as current workers leave the occupation. Job prospects are best for those with experience.

Painting and Coating Machine Operators (CIS 100401)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
2,509
Medium
&
3.1%
5.8%
>>>>
271
Moderate
  Champaign Area
40
Small
&
5.0%
7.0%
>>>>
4
Few
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
98
Medium
&
5.1%
5.0%
>>>>
11
Moderate
  Cook County
796
Small
&
2.6%
5.6%
>>>>
85
Few
  Decatur Area
28
Small
&
3.6%
7.0%
>>>>
3
Few
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
172
Medium
&
11.6%
9.7%
>>>>
21
Moderate
  Du Page County
244
Small
&
1.6%
5.4%
>>>>
25
Moderate
  Edwardsville Area
31
Small
&
6.5%
5.1%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
21
Small
&
4.8%
7.0%
>>>>
3
Few
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
42
Small
&
4.8%
5.2%
>>>>
4
Few
  Lake County
265
Medium
&
5.3%
8.6%
>>>>
29
Moderate
  McHenry County
73
Medium
&
4.1%
6.8%
>>>>
8
Moderate
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
47
Medium
&
14.9%
6.8%
>>>>
6
Few
  Northwest Illinois Area
88
Medium
&
6.8%
3.6%
>>>>
11
Moderate
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
102
Small
&
4.9%
7.3%
>>>>
11
Few
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
35
Small
&
5.7%
4.3%
>>>>
4
Few
  Rock Island-Moline Area
42
Small
&
7.1%
5.7%
>>>>
4
Few
  Rockford Area
176
Large
&
6.2%
7.6%
>>>>
20
High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
16
Small
&
0.0%
2.4%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Springfield Area
24
Small
&
4.2%
4.7%
>>>>
3
Very few
  St Louis-Belleville Area
38
Small
&
5.3%
6.4%
>>>>
4
Few
  Vermilion County
27
Medium
&
3.7%
4.9%
>>>>
3
Few
  Will County
95
Small
&
9.5%
9.1%
>>>>
11
Few
United States
151,400
Large
&
1.7%
3.7%
>>>>
14,500
High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.