Geological and Petroleum Technicians

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Will "Geological and Petroleum Technicians" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, workers may be able to take some comfort in the results from our poll, which shows a 48% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

You are doomed

or 91% probability of automation

Projected Growth

12%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$56,470

or $27.15 hourly

People Employed

15,100

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 559 out of 706

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Job description

Assist scientists or engineers in the use of electronic, sonic, or nuclear measuring instruments in both laboratory and production activities to obtain data indicating potential resources such as metallic ore, minerals, gas, coal, or petroleum. Analyze mud and drill cuttings. Chart pressure, temperature, and other characteristics of wells or bore holes. Investigate and collect information leading to the possible discovery of new metallic ore, minerals, gas, coal, or petroleum deposits.

SOC Code: 19-4041

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