Photographic process workers and processing machine operators
Number employed in 2006: 73,000
Percent change in 2016: Photographic process workers, -36.3 percent; photographic processing machine workers, -49.8 percent
Education/training: High school graduates with mathematical and computer skills, and some experience in the field, are desired for these positions. Most training is received on the job.
2006 median salary: Photographic process workers, $23,280; photographic processing machine workers, $19,500
Job outlook: Jobs in this field will decline rapidly as digital cameras, which continue to drop in price, become the equipment of choice for professional and amateur photographers.
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