Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
74%
risk level
POLLING
55%
Based on 16 votes
LABOR DEMAND
GROWTH
4.4%
by year 2032
WAGES
$43,700
or $21.01 per hour
Volume
17,370
as of 2022
SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
2.9/10

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Automation risk

74% (High Risk)

High Risk (61-80%): Jobs in this category face a significant threat from automation, as many of their tasks can be easily automated using current or near-future technologies.

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated is available here.

Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions

  • Manual Dexterity

  • Finger Dexterity

User poll

55% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted they are unsure if this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a much higher chance of automation: 74% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?






Growth

Moderate growth relative to other professions

The number of 'Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers' job openings is expected to rise 4.4% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.

Wages

Low paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers' was $43,700, or $21 per hour

'Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers' were paid 5.6% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Lower range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 17,370 people employed as 'Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers' within the United States.

This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 8 thousand people are employed as 'Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers'.

Job description

Replace or repair broken windshields and window glass in motor vehicles.

SOC Code: 49-3022.00

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