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Millwrights

Overview

Millwrights install, assemble, and maintain heavy industrial machinery and other equipment. If necessary, they construct foundations for certain large assemblies. They may also dismantle, operate, or repair these machines. Approximately 40,030 millwrights are employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Apprenticeship

Certification/License

None

Outlook

Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Hands On

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Contractor or Trainer

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