Social and Human Service Assistants

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Will "Social and Human Service Assistants" 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 47% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

No worries

or 13% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $15.29 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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Least likely

How this compares with other jobs: 183 out of 706

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How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

Job description

Assist in providing client services in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, or social work, including support for families. May assist clients in identifying and obtaining available benefits and social and community services. May assist social workers with developing, organizing, and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation, or dependent care.

SOC Code: 21-1093

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Rori Walker (Small chance) says
I believe that this job will not go down any time soon due to the fact that humans are able to assist more in this sense than any AI or robots could do.
Jan 15, 2020 at 08:35 PM
Lara (No chance) says
Robots cannot feel, and you need to do it in order to work with people
Oct 29, 2019 at 02:51 PM

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