Weatherization Installers and Technicians

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
37%
risk level
POLLING
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LABOR DEMAND *
GROWTH
4.0%
by year 2032
WAGES
$44,890
or $21.58 per hour
Volume
29,880
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 Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers.

SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
4.3/10

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Automation risk

37% (Low Risk)

Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.

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

  • Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions

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

  • Manual Dexterity

  • Finger Dexterity

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Growth

Moderate growth relative to other professions

The number of 'Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers' job openings is expected to rise 4.0% 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

Low paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers' was $44,890, or $21 per hour

'Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers' were paid 3.1% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Lower range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 29,880 people employed as 'Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers' within the United States.

This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 4 thousand people are employed as 'Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers'.

Job description

Perform a variety of activities to weatherize homes and make them more energy efficient. Duties include repairing windows, insulating ducts, and performing heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) work. May perform energy audits and advise clients on energy conservation measures.

SOC Code: 47-4099.03

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