Log Graders and Scalers
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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 84% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Log Graders and Scalers' job openings is expected to rise 3.5% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Log Graders and Scalers' was $42,370, or $20 per hour
'Log Graders and Scalers' were paid 8.5% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 3,950 people employed as 'Log Graders and Scalers' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 37 thousand people are employed as 'Log Graders and Scalers'.
Grade logs or estimate the marketable content or value of logs or pulpwood in sorting yards, millpond, log deck, or similar locations. Inspect logs for defects or measure logs to determine volume.
SOC Code: 45-4023.00
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