Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
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Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.
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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 36% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Maintenance and Repair Workers, General will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Maintenance and Repair Workers, General' job openings is expected to rise 5.0% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Maintenance and Repair Workers, General' was $44,980, or $21 per hour
'Maintenance and Repair Workers, General' were paid 2.9% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 1,485,990 people employed as 'Maintenance and Repair Workers, General' within the United States.
This represents around 1.0% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 99 people are employed as 'Maintenance and Repair Workers, General'.
Perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of a building in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting; HVAC maintenance; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs.
SOC Code: 49-9071.00
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