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* ELMI Occupation Profile - Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers *
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
(O*NET 51-9071.00, SOC 51-9071)
More detailed occupations under this title:
 - Gem and Diamond Workers
 - Jewelers
 - Precious Metal Workers
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What they do
Design, fabricate, adjust, repair, or appraise jewelry, gold, silver, other precious metals, or gems. Includes diamond polishers and gem cutters, and persons who perform precision casting and modeling of molds, casting metal in molds, or setting precious and semi-precious stones for jewelry and related products.
Vermont - 2019
10% $ 13.28   $27,620  
25% $ 16.49   $34,300  
Median $ 19.81   $41,210  
75% $ 27.29   $56,770  
90% $ 30.93   $64,340  
Average $ 21.65   $45,030  
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Industries of Employment
United States - 2018
IndustryPercent of total
  • Self-employed workers
  • Clothing and clothing accessories stores
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing
  • Merchant wholesalers, durable goods
  • Repair and maintenance
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Projected Employment
2018 employment 109
2028 employment 98
Annual percent change
Annual projected job openings
(due to change and separations)
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Education and Experience:
  • Typical education needed for entry
    High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation
  • Typical on-the-job training needed to attain competency
    Long-term on-the-job training
Based on BLS Education and Training Classifications
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