Recycling Coordinators

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
56%
risk level
POLLING
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LABOR DEMAND *
GROWTH
5.5%
by year 2032
WAGES
$57,860
or $27.82 per hour
Volume
591,760
as of 2022

Employment data isn't available specifically for this occupation from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, so we are using the data from First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors.

SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
5.0/10

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Automation risk

56% (Moderate Risk)

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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Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Persuasion

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Growth

Moderate growth relative to other professions

The number of 'First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors' job openings is expected to rise 5.5% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.

Wages

Moderately paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors' was $57,860, or $27 per hour

'First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors' were paid 24.9% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Significantly greater range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 591,760 people employed as 'First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors' within the United States.

This represents around 0.40% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 249 people are employed as 'First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors'.

Job description

Supervise curbside and drop-off recycling programs for municipal governments or private firms.

SOC Code: 53-1042.01

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