Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related


Will "Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related" 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 63% chance of automation within the next couple of decades.

Automation Risk Level

You are doomed

or 94% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

People Employed


as of 2016

Median Annual Wage


or $11.70 hourly

Most likely
Least likely

How this compares with other jobs: 602 out of 707

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Job description

Sell goods or services door-to-door or on the street.

SOC Code: 41-9091

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Javed Khan says
it's not necessary that selling has to be done door to door there can be, are either ways(online,telli call etc) at the end sale is the goal
Aug 30, 2020 at 03:12 AM
re says
Man, that's disappointing.
Jun 16, 2020 at 09:45 AM
donzo washington says
Door to door salesmen are never going to be replaced. The only reason they ever sell is because people feel compelled to reply to a human being who keeps knocking on their door. If instead of a human it will be a machine people would ignore it.
Jan 22, 2020 at 11:08 AM
franklin (Could go either way) says
idk man even if robots do it there will probably be plenty of humans still doing it
Nov 11, 2019 at 01:18 AM

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