Dental Hygienists

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Will "Dental Hygienists" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's quite likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 40% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 68% probability of automation

Projected Growth

19%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$72,910

or $35.05 hourly

People Employed

204,990

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 382 out of 706

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Job description

Clean teeth and examine oral areas, head, and neck for signs of oral disease. May educate patients on oral hygiene, take and develop x rays, or apply fluoride or sealants.

SOC Code: 29-2021

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Ladislav Kindl (No chance) says
DH is too individual, so the chance for robots is minimal in 20 next years
Oct 29, 2019 at 11:17 AM

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