Butchers and Meat Cutters
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Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.
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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: 82% chance of automation.
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Butchers and Meat Cutters' job openings is expected to decline 3.3% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Butchers and Meat Cutters' was $36,930, or $17 per hour
'Butchers and Meat Cutters' were paid 20.3% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 129,400 people employed as 'Butchers and Meat Cutters' within the United States.
This represents around 0.09% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as 'Butchers and Meat Cutters'.
Cut, trim, or prepare consumer-sized portions of meat for use or sale in retail establishments.
SOC Code: 51-3021.00
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