Thank you. We'll take a look, and if it's relevant we'll publish the story.
Anthropologists and Archeologists
There hasn't been enough votes on this occupation yet
or $29.76 hourly
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness (56)
Assisting and Caring for Others (31)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (28)
not very important
[Show all metrics]
What have our users voted the risk to be?
This occupation has been voted '18.2%' by our users to be fully automated within the next two decades.
Our visitors have voted that there is very little chance of this occupation being replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by the automation risk level we have generated, which suggests a 1.3% chance of automation.
How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
Thank you, your vote has recorded. We are currently compiling votes and will display the results once we have sufficient data.
How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Anthropologists and Archeologists' job openings is expected to rise 6.1% by 2031
'Anthropologists and Archeologists' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Anthropologists and Archeologists' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Anthropologists and Archeologists' was $61,910, or $29.76 hourly
'Anthropologists and Archeologists' are paid 35.3% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as anthropologists and archeologists?
As of 2021 there were 6,650 people employed as Anthropologists and Archeologists within the United States.
This represents around 0.005% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 21 thousand people are employed as Anthropologists and Archeologists.
Study the origin, development, and behavior of human beings. May study the way of life, language, or physical characteristics of people in various parts of the world. May engage in systematic recovery and examination of material evidence, such as tools or pottery remaining from past human cultures, in order to determine the history, customs, and living habits of earlier civilizations.
SOC Code: 19-3091.00
If you're thinking of starting a new career, or looking to change jobs, we've created a handy job search tool which might just help you land that perfect new role.
Search jobs in your local area