Logging workers are most often employed by the Logging industry. The average yearly wage for Logging workers was $35,530 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Logging workers by wage are Food & tobacco roasting, baking, & drying machine operators & tenders, Food processing workers, all other, and Switchboard operators, including answering service.
Logging workers are part of the Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of farming, fishing, & forestry workers, Agricultural inspectors, Graders & sorters, agricultural products, Miscellaneous agricultural workers, including animal breeders, Fishing and hunting workers, and 2 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Logging workers are Columbia, Lincoln, Clatsop & Tillamook Counties PUMA, OR, Douglas County PUMA, OR, and Northwest Wisconsin PUMA, WI. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Logging workers are Columbia, Lincoln, Clatsop & Tillamook Counties PUMA, OR, Douglas County PUMA, OR, and Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA.