Chemists

10%

Will "Chemists" be replaced by AI & Robots?

There is very little chance of this occupation being replaced by robots/AI. However, our poll suggests a higher chance of automation: a 31% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

No worries

or 10% probability of automation

Projected Growth

3%

by 2024

People Employed

83,530

as of 2019

Median Annual Wage

$77,630

or $37.32 hourly

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How this compares with other jobs: 173 out of 707

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Median Annual Wage (US)

Job description

Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge.

SOC Code: 19-2031

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Comments

Anthony says
Seems to be one of the few good things about the chemistry job market. So glad I chose to study something different.
Aug 28, 2020 at 05:38 AM
KPS says
Safer side..... That's good
Jun 21, 2020 at 04:20 PM
Jay (No chance) says
The work of chemists is too technical for AI.
Aug 16, 2019 at 07:34 PM
Álvaro (No chance) says
Scientists will never be replaced by robots
Jul 08, 2019 at 01:55 AM
Ires (No chance) says
Automation will never overtake the job of a scientist
Jun 14, 2019 at 02:29 AM

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