Tile and Stone Setters

6.0/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $22.98 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 43% (Start worrying)

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated
Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Finger Dexterity
Manual Dexterity
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Tile and Stone Setters' job openings is expected to rise 9% by 2031
'Tile and Stone Setters' is expected to be a 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 'Tile and Stone Setters' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Tile and Stone Setters' was $47,810, or $22.98 hourly
'Tile and Stone Setters' are paid 4.5% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as tile and stone setters?

As of 2021 there were 41,160 people employed as Tile and Stone Setters within the United States.
This represents around 0.03% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 3 thousand people are employed as Tile and Stone Setters.

Job description

Apply hard tile, stone, and comparable materials to walls, floors, ceilings, countertops, and roof decks.

SOC Code: 47-2044.00


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Robots are terrible at custom work.
Aug 16, 2019 at 05:20 PM

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