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or $18.15 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Assisting and Caring for Others (71)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (60)
Social Perceptiveness (44)
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How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Helpers--Extraction Workers' job openings is expected to rise 15.5% by 2031
'Helpers--Extraction Workers' 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 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Helpers--Extraction Workers' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Helpers--Extraction Workers' was $37,760, or $18.15 hourly
'Helpers--Extraction Workers' are paid 17.5% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as helpers--extraction workers?
As of 2021 there were 5,980 people employed as Helpers--Extraction Workers within the United States.
This represents around 0.004% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 23 thousand people are employed as Helpers--Extraction Workers.
Help extraction craft workers, such as earth drillers, blasters and explosives workers, derrick operators, and mining machine operators, by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include supplying equipment or cleaning work area.
SOC Code: 47-5081.00
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