Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
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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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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 90% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators' job openings is expected to rise 7.1% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators' was $41,230, or $19 per hour
'Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators' were paid 11.0% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 780,890 people employed as 'Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators' within the United States.
This represents around 0.5% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 189 people are employed as 'Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators'.
Operate industrial trucks or tractors equipped to move materials around a warehouse, storage yard, factory, construction site, or similar location.
SOC Code: 53-7051.00
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