Psychiatric Aides

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Will "Psychiatric Aides" be replaced by AI & Robots?

Based on the 2013 study it's unclear if this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, workers can take comfort in the results from our poll, which only shows a 23% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

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or 47% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $12.85 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 292 out of 706

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Job description

Assist mentally impaired or emotionally disturbed patients, working under direction of nursing and medical staff. May assist with daily living activities, lead patients in educational and recreational activities, or accompany patients to and from examinations and treatments. May restrain violent patients. Includes psychiatric orderlies.

SOC Code: 31-1013

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Anonoymous (No chance) says
They dont have any feelings or real abilities.
Apr 11, 2019 at 11:24 PM
sofia says
the connection between a doctor and a patient is irreplacable. a robot cant replace the understanding humans have for each other
Mar 29, 2019 at 04:51 PM

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