Key facts

Total employment
5,501,241
in 2018 in EU.
Share of women in employment
34.0%
in 2018 in EU.
Share of unemployed
4.9%
in 2018 in EU.
Relative income as compared to similar occupations
96.6%
in 2017 in EU.

Charts

Future job prospects of the occupation in EU in 2018-2030

Future job prospects of machine & plant operators across countries in 2018-2030

Importance of tasks of machine & plant operators in EU in 2016

Usual range of monthly gross income in the occupation in EU in 2017 (EUR, in Purchasing power parity)

Employment of machine & plant operators in EU in 2018 by economy sectors

Employment of machine & plant operators in EU in 2018 by field of study

Future job openings of machine & plant operators for educational level possessed in EU in 2018-2030