According to the United States Census Bureau, household cooking appliance manufacturing establishments felt negative impact from the recession. In 2012, shipments from the manufacturers totaled $4.3 billion in 2012, down 10.8% from $4.9 billion in 2007, prior to the recession.
Household cooking appliance manufacturers employed 10,324 people in 2012, down 34% from 2007. The average number of employees per establishment decreased 20.1% to 109 in 2012. However, average payroll per employee increased 23% to $37,143 in the five-year period.
The Census Bureau statistics are tallied from 95 household cooking appliance manufacturers.