Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
74%
risk level
POLLING
There hasn't been enough votes on this occupation yet
LABOR DEMAND
GROWTH
0.7%
by year 2032
WAGES
$38,110
or $18.32 per hour
Volume
21,910
as of 2022
SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
2.7/10

Want this summary on your site? Embed code:

Automation risk

74% (High Risk)

High Risk (61-80%): Jobs in this category face a significant threat from automation, as many of their tasks can be easily automated using current or near-future technologies.

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:

  • Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions

  • Manual Dexterity

  • Finger Dexterity

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?






Growth

Slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators' job openings is expected to rise 0.7% 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

Very low paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators' was $38,110, or $18 per hour

'Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators' were paid 17.7% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Lower range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 21,910 people employed as 'Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators' within the United States.

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

Put another way, around 1 in 6 thousand people are employed as 'Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators'.

Job description

Laminate layers of fiberglass on molds to form boat decks and hulls, bodies for golf carts, automobiles, or other products.

SOC Code: 51-2051.00

Resources

If you're thinking of starting a new career, or looking to change jobs, we've created a handy job search tool which might just help you land that perfect new role.

Search jobs in your local area

Leave a reply about this occupation

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

People also viewed

Computer Programmers
Lawyers
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
Web Developers
Carpenters