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Extraction Worker Helpers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $20.98
Statewide median: $21.49


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Extraction Worker Helpers *

Area Low Median High
$15.19 $18.11 $22.08
$16.24 $20.98 $24.83
Northeast Minnesota
$16.57 $21.43 $25.06

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 50 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Extraction Worker Helpers most often work?


Current Demand

No data available.


Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 65 new Extraction Worker Helpers to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Extraction Worker Helpers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 16,900 19,000 2,100 12.5%
Minnesota 2018 2028 Number Percent
Statewide 44 48 4 9.1%
Central Minnesota 23 35 12 52.2%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.