Human Resources Assistants
(Except Payroll and Timekeeping)

risk level
Based on 54 votes
-4.5 %
by year 2032
or $22.94 per hour
as of 2023

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Automation risk

82% (Imminent Risk)

Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.

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

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Assisting and Caring for Others

User poll

65% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted that it's probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 82% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?


Very slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping' job openings is expected to decline 4.5% 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.


Low paid relative to other professions

In 2023, the median annual wage for 'Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping' was $47,710, or $22 per hour

'Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping' were paid 0.7% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $48,060

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Greater range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2023 there were 101,440 people employed as 'Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping' within the United States.

This represents around 0.07% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as 'Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping'.

Job description

Compile and keep personnel records. Record data for each employee, such as address, weekly earnings, absences, amount of sales or production, supervisory reports, and date of and reason for termination. May prepare reports for employment records, file employment records, or search employee files and furnish information to authorized persons.

SOC Code: 43-4161.00


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Dora (Low) says
International assignments expert is too niche and very little operational
Jan 16, 2020 at 06:33 AM

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