Automotive Body and Related Repairers

3.8/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
82%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
5.3%
by 2030
WAGES
$45,350
or $21.80 hourly
VOLUME
137,120
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 82% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Manual Dexterity
Finger Dexterity
Key
very important
quite important
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Automotive Body and Related Repairers' job openings is expected to rise 5.3% by 2030
'Automotive Body and Related Repairers' 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 Body and Related Repairers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Automotive Body and Related Repairers' was $45,350, or $21.80 hourly
'Automotive Body and Related Repairers' are paid 8.1% higher 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 137,120 people employed as Automotive Body and Related Repairers.
This represents around 0.10% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Repair and refinish automotive vehicle bodies and straighten vehicle frames.

SOC Code: 49-3021.00

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Comments

Joe (Small chance) says
There are many variables and different techniques involved in auto-repair. Not likely to get a universal robotic-solution.
Jan 09, 2021 at 10:56 AM

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