Continuous Mining Machine Operators

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Will "Continuous Mining Machine Operators" be replaced by AI & Robots?

Based on the 2013 study it's unclear if this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 54% probability of automation

Projected Growth

-5%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$51,840

or $24.92 hourly

People Employed

12,030

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 314 out of 706

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Job description

Operate self-propelled mining machines that rip coal, metal and nonmetal ores, rock, stone, or sand from the mine face and load it onto conveyors or into shuttle cars in a continuous operation.

SOC Code: 47-5041

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Mal (Highly likely) says
Mining full automation is comming as seen by automation increases in mining over past 10 years
Aug 24, 2019 at 09:26 AM

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