Construction Laborers

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Will "Construction Laborers" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, workers may be able to take some comfort in the results from our poll, which shows a 56% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 88% probability of automation

Projected Growth

13%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$33,430

or $16.07 hourly

People Employed

912,100

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 518 out of 706

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Job description

Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites. May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, erect scaffolding, and clean up rubble, debris and other waste materials. May assist other craft workers.

SOC Code: 47-2061

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