Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

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Will "Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 89% probability of automation

Projected Growth

1%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$59,400

or $28.56 hourly

People Employed

33,720

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 529 out of 706

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Job description

Operate or maintain stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment to provide utilities for buildings or industrial processes. Operate equipment, such as steam engines, generators, motors, turbines, and steam boilers.

SOC Code: 51-8021

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MrH (Could go either way) says
Dangerous equipment usually requires some human presence as a safeguard, but crews with multiple engineers may face massive layoffs.
Apr 25, 2019 at 03:26 PM

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