Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers

risk level
Based on 28 votes
by year 2032
or $13.29 per hour
as of 2022

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Automation risk

92% (Imminent Risk)

Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated is available here.

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

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Assisting and Caring for Others

User poll

90% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted that it's very probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 92% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?


Very fast growth relative to other professions

The number of 'Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers' job openings is expected to rise 40.5% 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.


Very low paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers' was $27,650, or $13 per hour

'Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers' were paid 40.3% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Greater range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 98,350 people employed as 'Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers' within the United States.

This represents around 0.07% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as 'Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers'.

Job description

Assist patrons at entertainment events by performing duties, such as collecting admission tickets and passes from patrons, assisting in finding seats, searching for lost articles, and helping patrons locate such facilities as restrooms and telephones.

SOC Code: 39-3031.00


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Sarah (Highly likely) says
I think robots are more likely to take tickets as a job. I think it is a soon-to-be job for robots.
Jun 26, 2019 at 02:42 AM

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