Locomotive Engineers

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Will "Locomotive Engineers" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, workers may be able to take some comfort in the results from our poll, which shows a 48% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

You are doomed

or 96% probability of automation

Projected Growth

-2%

by 2024

Median Annual Wage

$57,670

or $27.72 hourly

People Employed

39,900

as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 638 out of 706

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Job description

Drive electric, diesel-electric, steam, or gas-turbine-electric locomotives to transport passengers or freight. Interpret train orders, electronic or manual signals, and railroad rules and regulations.

SOC Code: 53-4011

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a (Small chance) says
Robots will make the train crash!
Jan 01, 2020 at 02:56 AM

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