Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers
Minimal Risk (0-20%): Occupations in this category have a low probability of being automated, as they typically demand complex problem-solving, creativity, strong interpersonal skills, and a high degree of manual dexterity. These jobs often involve intricate hand movements and precise coordination, making it difficult for machines to replicate the required tasks.
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The number of 'Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers' job openings is expected to rise 9.8% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers' was $99,550, or $47.86 per hour
'Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers' were paid 115.0% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
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As of 2022 there were 19,210 people employed as Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers within the United States.
This represents around 0.013% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 7 thousand people are employed as Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers.
Apply knowledge of engineering, biology, chemistry, computer science, and biomechanical principles to the design, development, and evaluation of biological, agricultural, and health systems and products, such as artificial organs, prostheses, instrumentation, medical information systems, and health management and care delivery systems.
SOC Code: 17-2031.00
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