Accountants and Auditors
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High Risk (61-80%): Jobs in this category face a significant threat from automation, as many of their tasks can be easily automated using current or near-future technologies.
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Our visitors have voted that it's probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 71% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Accountants and Auditors will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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The number of 'Accountants and Auditors' job openings is expected to rise 5.6% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Accountants and Auditors' was $78,000, or $37 per hour
'Accountants and Auditors' were paid 68.4% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 1,402,420 people employed as 'Accountants and Auditors' within the United States.
This represents around 0.9% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 105 people are employed as 'Accountants and Auditors'.
Examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to prepare financial statements, give advice, or audit and evaluate statements prepared by others. Install or advise on systems of recording costs or other financial and budgetary data.
SOC Code: 13-2011.00
Can ChatGPT pass an accounting interview?
Here's a video from Certified Accountant Kostadin Ristovski on Chat GPT and accounting, where he asks it questions which an accountant should know the answer to, he's not impressed!
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