Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

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Will "Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 82% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 85% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $12.49 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 491 out of 706

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Job description

Manually move freight, stock, or other materials or perform other general labor. Includes all manual laborers not elsewhere classified.

SOC Code: 53-7062

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Sebastian Aguilar (Could go either way) says
With the industry, it could go either way since there will be the need to understand when physical eyes will need to be present to analyze the workplace. No majority of a population is going to change their career to engineering to be able to program every individual machine to perfection and eliminate that situation of environmental disaster.
Sep 13, 2019 at 05:56 PM

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