Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

3.1/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $12.76 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 79% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Finger Dexterity
Manual Dexterity
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants' job openings is expected to rise 4.3% by 2030
'Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants' was $26,540, or $12.76 hourly
'Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants' are paid 36.7% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 112,750 people employed as Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants.
This represents around 0.08% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Service automobiles, buses, trucks, boats, and other automotive or marine vehicles with fuel, lubricants, and accessories. Collect payment for services and supplies. May lubricate vehicle, change motor oil, refill antifreeze, or replace lights or other accessories, such as windshield wiper blades or fan belts. May repair or replace tires.

SOC Code: 53-6031.00

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Dontrell Williams (Could go either way) says
I can not imagine robots working on cars but anything can happen.
Sep 14, 2020 at 08:20 PM

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