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Animal Control Workers
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or $18.83 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Assisting and Caring for Others (63)
Social Perceptiveness (53)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (48)
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How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Animal Control Workers' job openings is expected to rise 4.8% by 2031
'Animal Control Workers' is expected to be an average 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 'Animal Control Workers' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Animal Control Workers' was $39,160, or $18.83 hourly
'Animal Control Workers' are paid 14.4% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as animal control workers?
As of 2021 there were 11,600 people employed as Animal Control Workers within the United States.
This represents around 0.008% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 12 thousand people are employed as Animal Control Workers.
Handle animals for the purpose of investigations of mistreatment, or control of abandoned, dangerous, or unattended animals.
SOC Code: 33-9011.00
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