Wood Industry Almanac 2016-2017 U.S. data: Who works where
December 19, 2016 | 4:47 pm CST

Highlighted in the infographics are the top U.S. states for wood products manufacturing, average annual wages per industry, and hourly earnings per job description. Worker shortages are a top concern for wood manufacturing firms, and in construction and remodeling industries.

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At the 2017 Cabinets & Closets Expo in April, experts from Brink Results will explain a methodical process for defining the skills for each position, and for assessing current and potential employees to match. 

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Karen Koenig | Editor

Karen M. Koenig has more than 30 years of experience in the woodworking industry, including visits to wood products manufacturing facilities throughout North America, Europe and Asia. As editor of special publications under the Woodworking Network brand, including the Red Book Best Practices resource guide and website, Karen’s responsibilities include writing, editing and coordinating of editorial content. She is also a contributor to FDMC and other Woodworking Network online and print media owned by CCI Media. She can be reached at karen.koenig@woodworkingnetwork.com