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Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic
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or $24.85 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Assisting and Caring for Others (50)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (48)
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 'Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic' job openings is expected to decline by -10% by 2031
'Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic' is expected to be a very 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 'Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic' was $51,690, or $24.85 hourly
'Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic' are paid 13.0% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as layout workers, metal and plastic?
As of 2021 there were 6,840 people employed as Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic within the United States.
This represents around 0.005% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 20 thousand people are employed as Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic.
Lay out reference points and dimensions on metal or plastic stock or workpieces, such as sheets, plates, tubes, structural shapes, castings, or machine parts, for further processing. Includes shipfitters.
SOC Code: 51-4192.00
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