Amusement and Recreation Attendants

4.9/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $11.78 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 74% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Amusement and Recreation Attendants' job openings is expected to rise 13.4% by 2031
'Amusement and Recreation Attendants' is expected to be a very fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Amusement and Recreation Attendants' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Amusement and Recreation Attendants' was $24,500, or $11.78 hourly
'Amusement and Recreation Attendants' are paid 46.5% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as amusement and recreation attendants?

As of 2021 there were 262,170 people employed as Amusement and Recreation Attendants within the United States.
This represents around 0.19% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 537 people are employed as Amusement and Recreation Attendants.

Job description

Perform a variety of attending duties at amusement or recreation facility. May schedule use of recreation facilities, maintain and provide equipment to participants of sporting events or recreational pursuits, or operate amusement concessions and rides.

SOC Code: 39-3091.00


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