Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

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Will "Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors" 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 37% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Totally Safe

or 3% probability of automation

Projected Growth

22%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$41,070

or $19.74 hourly

People Employed

91,040

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 114 out of 706

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Job description

Counsel and advise individuals with alcohol, tobacco, drug, or other problems, such as gambling and eating disorders. May counsel individuals, families, or groups or engage in prevention programs.

SOC Code: 21-1011

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C W (No chance) says
There are complex interpersonal and emotive skills required to be an effective counselor.
Aug 21, 2019 at 06:50 PM

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