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Rail Car Repairers
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or $28.96 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (61)
Assisting and Caring for Others (47)
Social Perceptiveness (44)
not very important
How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Rail Car Repairers' job openings is expected to rise 3.7% by 2031
'Rail Car Repairers' is expected to be an average 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 'Rail Car Repairers' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Rail Car Repairers' was $60,250, or $28.96 hourly
'Rail Car Repairers' are paid 31.7% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as rail car repairers?
As of 2021 there were 22,800 people employed as Rail Car Repairers within the United States.
This represents around 0.02% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 6 thousand people are employed as Rail Car Repairers.
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul railroad rolling stock, mine cars, or mass transit rail cars.
SOC Code: 49-3043.00
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