Chemical Engineers

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Will "Chemical Engineers" be replaced by AI & Robots?

There is very little chance of this occupation being replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 21% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Totally Safe

or 1.7% probability of automation

Projected Growth

2%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$98,340

or $47.27 hourly

People Employed

31,990

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 79 out of 706

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Job description

Design chemical plant equipment and devise processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, synthetic rubber, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp, by applying principles and technology of chemistry, physics, and engineering.

SOC Code: 17-2041

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Michi (No chance) says
CE work requires creative ideas, problem solving mindset and out of the box thinking.
Nov 25, 2019 at 02:19 PM

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