Model Makers, Wood

4.3/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $29.22 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 52% (Robots are watching)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Model Makers, Wood' job openings is expected to rise 7.3% by 2031
'Model Makers, Wood' is expected to be a fast 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 'Model Makers, Wood' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Model Makers, Wood' was $60,780, or $29.22 hourly
'Model Makers, Wood' are paid 32.8% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as model makers, wood?

As of 2021 there were 340 people employed as Model Makers, Wood within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 414 thousand people are employed as Model Makers, Wood.

Job description

Construct full-size and scale wooden precision models of products. Includes wood jig builders and loft workers.

SOC Code: 51-7031.00


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Bernard Everstein (No chance) says
I mean they will certainly cut into the crafting of model making but never into design
Oct 20, 2020 at 09:00 PM

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