Counter and Rental Clerks

2.4/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $14.84 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 96% (You are doomed)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
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quite important
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Counter and Rental Clerks' job openings is expected to rise 7.9% by 2030
'Counter and Rental Clerks' is expected to be an average 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 'Counter and Rental Clerks' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Counter and Rental Clerks' was $30,870, or $14.84 hourly
'Counter and Rental Clerks' are paid 26.4% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as counter and rental clerks?

As of 2020 there were 368,300 people employed as Counter and Rental Clerks within the United States.
This represents around 0.26% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 377 people are employed as Counter and Rental Clerks.

Job description

Receive orders, generally in person, for repairs, rentals, and services. May describe available options, compute cost, and accept payment.

SOC Code: 41-2021.00

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