Fast Food and Counter Workers
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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 that it's very probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 99% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Fast Food and Counter Workers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Fast Food and Counter Workers' job openings is expected to rise 7.6% by 2032
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Fast Food and Counter Workers' was $27,930, or $13 per hour
'Fast Food and Counter Workers' were paid 39.7% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 3,325,050 people employed as 'Fast Food and Counter Workers' within the United States.
This represents around 2.2% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 44 people are employed as 'Fast Food and Counter Workers'.
Perform duties such as taking orders and serving food and beverages. Serve customers at counter or from a steam table. May take payment. May prepare food and beverages.
SOC Code: 35-3023.00
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