Fence Erectors

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
44%
risk level
POLLING
24%
Based on 19 votes
LABOR DEMAND
GROWTH
-0.5 %
by year 2032
WAGES
$44,410
or $21.35 per hour
Volume
21,470
as of 2023
SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
4.5/10

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Automation risk

44% (Moderate Risk)

Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.

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:

  • Manual Dexterity

  • Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions

  • Finger Dexterity

  • Assisting and Caring for Others

User poll

24% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 44% chance of automation.

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Growth

Very slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'Fence Erectors' job openings is expected to decline 0.5% 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 2023, the median annual wage for 'Fence Erectors' was $44,410, or $21 per hour

'Fence Erectors' were paid 7.6% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $48,060

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Lower range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2023 there were 21,470 people employed as 'Fence Erectors' within the United States.

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

Put another way, around 1 in 7 thousand people are employed as 'Fence Erectors'.

Job description

Erect and repair fences and fence gates, using hand and power tools.

SOC Code: 47-4031.00

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Comments

chav (No chance) says
Basically robots aint got that erecting technique
Dec 06, 2019 at 12:06 PM

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