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Locksmiths and Safe Repairers
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or $22.55 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (61)
Social Perceptiveness (44)
Assisting and Caring for Others (35)
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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 'Locksmiths and Safe Repairers' job openings is expected to decline by -14.8% by 2031
'Locksmiths and Safe Repairers' 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 'Locksmiths and Safe Repairers' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Locksmiths and Safe Repairers' was $46,910, or $22.55 hourly
'Locksmiths and Safe Repairers' are paid 2.5% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as locksmiths and safe repairers?
As of 2021 there were 15,380 people employed as Locksmiths and Safe Repairers within the United States.
This represents around 0.011% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 9 thousand people are employed as Locksmiths and Safe Repairers.
Repair and open locks, make keys, change locks and safe combinations, and install and repair safes.
SOC Code: 49-9094.00
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