Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners

1.7/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
100%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
0.9%
by 2031
WAGES
$27,530
or $13.23 hourly
VOLUME
7,340
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 100% (You are doomed)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners' job openings is expected to rise 0.9% by 2031
'Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners' was $27,530, or $13.23 hourly
'Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners' are paid 39.8% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as gambling and sports book writers and runners?

As of 2021 there were 7,340 people employed as Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners within the United States.
This represents around 0.005% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 19 thousand people are employed as Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners.

Job description

Post information enabling patrons to wager on various races and sporting events. Assist in the operation of games such as keno and bingo. May operate random number-generating equipment and announce the numbers for patrons. Receive, verify, and record patrons' wagers. Scan and process winning tickets presented by patrons and pay out winnings for those wagers.

SOC Code: 39-3012.00

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Comments

Eryk Marcuccio (No chance) says
I decided on my decision because a robot can't be creative like I can. A robot is useful in many situations but taking over my job title just is not in their future.
May 01, 2020 at 04:53 AM

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