Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal

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Will "Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 80% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

You are doomed

or 98% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $19.15 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 683 out of 706

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Job description

Set up, operate, or tend milling or planing machines to mill, plane, shape, groove, or profile metal or plastic work pieces.

SOC Code: 51-4035

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Ec (Could go either way) says
The way these machines mess up, you've got to have someone around to fix them. Either that or a robot capable of identifying a problem and then crawling in a machine to fix it
Aug 16, 2019 at 06:50 PM

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