6.0/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $27.53 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 45% (Start worrying)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Manual Dexterity
Finger Dexterity
Social Perceptiveness
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quite important
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Millwrights' job openings is expected to rise 10.3% by 2030
'Millwrights' is expected to be a fast 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 'Millwrights' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Millwrights' was $57,260, or $27.53 hourly
'Millwrights' are paid 36.5% higher 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 44,400 people employed as Millwrights.
This represents around 0.03% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Install, dismantle, or move machinery and heavy equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, or other drawings.

SOC Code: 49-9044.00

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Rotten Skeletor (No chance) says
There are already millwirights installing and repairing robots that replace welders for example.
Sep 15, 2019 at 04:22 PM
Terry (Small chance) says
Variety of field repairs on equipment would make it impossible.
Aug 30, 2019 at 05:21 PM
Grant (No chance) says
Millwrights will be installing/ maintaining the robots that replace jobs
Apr 17, 2019 at 10:27 AM

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