Home Appliance Repairers

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
59%
risk level
POLLING
33%
Based on 22 votes
LABOR DEMAND
GROWTH
1.3%
by year 2032
WAGES
$46,000
or $22.11 per hour
Volume
29,370
as of 2022
SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
4.1/10

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Automation risk

59% (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 very important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions

Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Finger Dexterity

  • Manual Dexterity

User poll

33% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a higher chance of automation: 59% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Home Appliance Repairers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?






Growth

Slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'Home Appliance Repairers' job openings is expected to rise 1.3% 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 2022, the median annual wage for 'Home Appliance Repairers' was $46,000, or $22 per hour

'Home Appliance Repairers' were paid 0.7% 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 29,370 people employed as 'Home Appliance Repairers' within the United States.

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

Put another way, around 1 in 5 thousand people are employed as 'Home Appliance Repairers'.

Job description

Repair, adjust, or install all types of electric or gas household appliances, such as refrigerators, washers, dryers, and ovens.

SOC Code: 49-9031.00

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