Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists


Will "Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists" be replaced by AI & Robots?

There is a small chance this occupation will be 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

Start worrying

or 30% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

People Employed


as of 2019

Median Annual Wage


or $30.42 hourly

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How this compares with other jobs: 242 out of 707

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People Employed (US)

Median Annual Wage (US)

Job description

Study the origins, behavior, diseases, genetics, and life processes of animals and wildlife. May specialize in wildlife research and management. May collect and analyze biological data to determine the environmental effects of present and potential use of land and water habitats.

SOC Code: 19-1023

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Jack Carroll (No chance) says
Robots will need maintenance as well as the animals so no
Aug 28, 2020 at 03:40 PM
Sam Holiday (Small chance) says
Robots can't really have a connection with animals.
Nov 09, 2019 at 01:44 AM
Alex (No chance) says
A field that requires flexible thought processes, where a project may not have an easily definable goal at the outset or need to have it's aims adjusted on the fly.
Sep 12, 2019 at 09:28 AM

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