Thank you. We'll take a look, and if it's relevant we'll publish the story.
There hasn't been enough votes on this occupation yet
or $14.27 hourly
as of 2021
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness (75)
Assisting and Caring for Others (68)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (26)
not very important
[Show all metrics]
What have our users voted the risk to be?
This occupation has been voted '28%' by our users to be fully automated within the next two decades.
Our visitors have voted that there is a small chance this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by the automation risk level we have generated, which suggests a 8% chance of automation.
How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
Thank you, your vote has recorded. We are currently compiling votes and will display the results once we have sufficient data.
How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Recreation Workers' job openings is expected to rise 10% by 2031
'Recreation Workers' is expected to be a very 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 'Recreation Workers' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Recreation Workers' was $29,680, or $14.27 hourly
'Recreation Workers' are paid 35.1% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as recreation workers?
As of 2021 there were 264,020 people employed as Recreation Workers within the United States.
This represents around 0.19% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 533 people are employed as Recreation Workers.
Conduct recreation activities with groups in public, private, or volunteer agencies or recreation facilities. Organize and promote activities, such as arts and crafts, sports, games, music, dramatics, social recreation, camping, and hobbies, taking into account the needs and interests of individual members.
SOC Code: 39-9032.00
If you're thinking of starting a new career, or looking to change jobs, we've created a handy job search tool which might just help you land that perfect new role.
Search jobs in your local area