Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

2.2/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
89%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
3.3%
by 2030
WAGES
$30,190
or $14.51 hourly
VOLUME
147,760
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 89% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Manual Dexterity
Finger Dexterity
Key
very important
quite important
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers' job openings is expected to rise 3.3% by 2030
'Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers' was $30,190, or $14.51 hourly
'Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers' are paid 28.0% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 147,760 people employed as Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers.
This represents around 0.11% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Use hands or hand tools to perform routine cutting and trimming of meat, poultry, and seafood.

SOC Code: 51-3022.00

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