Paperhangers

3.2/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
88%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
6.4%
by 2030
WAGES
$43,560
or $20.94 hourly
VOLUME
2,820
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 88% (Robots are watching)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Paperhangers' job openings is expected to rise 6.4% by 2030
'Paperhangers' is expected to be an average 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 'Paperhangers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Paperhangers' was $43,560, or $20.94 hourly
'Paperhangers' are paid 3.8% 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 2,820 people employed as Paperhangers.
This represents around 0.00% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Cover interior walls or ceilings of rooms with decorative wallpaper or fabric, or attach advertising posters on surfaces such as walls and billboards. May remove old materials or prepare surfaces to be papered.

SOC Code: 47-2142.00

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