3.3/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $12.15 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 87% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Manual Dexterity
Assisting and Caring for Others
Finger Dexterity
very important
quite important
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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 'Dishwashers' job openings is expected to rise 19% by 2030
'Dishwashers' is expected to be a very fast 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 'Dishwashers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Dishwashers' was $25,270, or $12.15 hourly
'Dishwashers' are paid 39.8% 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 395,660 people employed as Dishwashers.
This represents around 0.28% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Clean dishes, kitchen, food preparation equipment, or utensils.

SOC Code: 35-9021.00

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Prince (Highly likely) says
This occupation is not hard, as we can see robot are now manufacturing vehicles and working as assistant in hospitals and hotels. Dish-washing is on the high demand for robot taking over.
Oct 13, 2019 at 01:40 AM
steven burthstone (Highly likely) says
This job is close to %100 likely of being taken by robots because its such a simple task and women are main dishwashers. also the waige is a bit higher.
Sep 13, 2019 at 01:14 AM

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