Technical Writers

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Will "Technical Writers" 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 43% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 89% probability of automation

Projected Growth

10%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$69,850

or $33.58 hourly

People Employed

49,780

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 534 out of 706

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Job description

Write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions. May assist in layout work.

SOC Code: 27-3042

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Mother (Small chance) says
Every company has their own standards for writing. The more successful writers are able to inject some personality into their writing.
Apr 26, 2019 at 05:34 PM
SEBASTIAN ARBOLEDA says
How will they take the job if you need to know the systems that you are writing about?
Apr 01, 2019 at 12:17 AM

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