Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

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Will "Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers" 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 36% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 63% probability of automation

Projected Growth

11%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$89,780

or $43.16 hourly

People Employed

30,420

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 353 out of 706

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Job description

Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the Earth. May use geological, physics, and mathematics knowledge in exploration for oil, gas, minerals, or underground water; or in waste disposal, land reclamation, or other environmental problems. May study the Earth's internal composition, atmospheres, oceans, and its magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Includes mineralogists, crystallographers, paleontologists, stratigraphers, geodesists, and seismologists.

SOC Code: 19-2042

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E says
Paleontologists probably not. While robots can have extreme precision, humans can see things which AI programs can't
Aug 08, 2019 at 05:14 AM

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