Shoe & leather workers are most often employed by the Footwear manufacturing industry. The average yearly wage for Shoe & leather workers was $32,363 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Shoe & leather workers by wage are Sawing machine setters, operators, & tenders, wood, Fence erectors, and Military enlisted tactical operations & air/weapons specialists & crew members.
Shoe & leather workers are part of the Production Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of production & operating workers, Electrical, electronics, & electromechanical assemblers, Engine & other machine assemblers, Structural metal fabricators & fitters, Other assemblers and fabricators, and 55 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Shoe & leather workers are Carr 2-Carr 111 PUMA, PR, Oxford, Somerset, Franklin & Piscataquis Counties PUMA, ME, and Portland City (East) PUMA, OR. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Shoe & leather workers are Carr 2-Carr 111 PUMA, PR, Oxford, Somerset, Franklin & Piscataquis Counties PUMA, ME, and St. Francis, Poinsett, Phillips, Cross, Lee & Monroe Counties PUMA, AR.