There are currently an estimated 3,700 quarry rock splitters in the United States. The quarry rock splitter job market is expected to shrink by -5.4% between 2016 and 2026.

How employable are quarry rock splitters?

CareerExplorer rates quarry rock splitters with a D employability rating, meaning this career should provide weak employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 9,000 quarry rock splitters. That number is based on the retirement of 9,200 existing quarry rock splitters.

What’s the supply of quarry rock splitters?

The quarry rock splitter industry is concentrated in Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Missouri

Quarry Rock Splitter job market by state

State Name Employed Quarry Rock Splitters
Oklahoma 620
Pennsylvania 410
Missouri 240
Indiana 230
Washington 190
Colorado 170
Texas 160
Georgia 130
Wisconsin 120
New York 120
California 120
Montana 110
South Carolina 90
Illinois 90
Arizona 90
Maryland 70
Florida 60
Utah 60
Arkansas 50
Michigan 50
West Virginia 50
Iowa 40
Minnesota 40