Pest Control Workers
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Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.
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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a higher chance of automation: 55% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Pest Control Workers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Pest Control Workers' job openings is expected to rise 6.8% by 2032
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Pest Control Workers' was $38,310, or $18 per hour
'Pest Control Workers' were paid 17.3% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 91,160 people employed as 'Pest Control Workers' within the United States.
This represents around 0.06% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as 'Pest Control Workers'.
Apply or release chemical solutions or toxic gases and set traps to kill or remove pests and vermin that infest buildings and surrounding areas.
SOC Code: 37-2021.00
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