Fishers and Related Fishing Worker Career

Job Description: Use nets, fishing rods, traps, or other equipment to catch and gather fish or other aquatic animals from rivers, lakes, or oceans, for human consumption or other uses. May haul game onto ship.


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Fishers and Related Fishing Worker Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$30,740

Median Hourly Wage

$14.78*

Total Employed Nationally

520


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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