Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food


Will "Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, our poll is less clear, and shows a 60% chance of automation within the next couple of decades.

Automation Risk Level

You are doomed

or 92% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $9.35 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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Least likely

How this compares with other jobs: 576 out of 706

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How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

Job description

Perform duties which combine preparing and serving food and nonalcoholic beverages.

SOC Code: 35-3021

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ByAnne (Highly likely) says
I believe that this job will be taken over mainly because, in McDonalds, they already have automated cashiers which is cool but robots can mess up in the process and i would not trust being given food by a robot
Jun 14, 2019 at 05:52 AM

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