Atmospheric and Space Scientists

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Will "Atmospheric and Space Scientists" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's quite likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, workers can take comfort in the results from our poll, which shows a 35% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 67% probability of automation

Projected Growth

9%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$92,460

or $44.45 hourly

People Employed

9,800

as of 2016

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Job description

Investigate atmospheric phenomena and interpret meteorological data, gathered by surface and air stations, satellites, and radar to prepare reports and forecasts for public and other uses. Includes weather analysts and forecasters whose functions require the detailed knowledge of meteorology.

SOC Code: 19-2021

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Nicholas says
Forecasting is only a tiny part of what atmospheric and space scientist do. As space scientist I do not work with forecasting at all. Then given the poor amount of data, the result is also very poor.
Aug 12, 2019 at 08:07 PM

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