Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity
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Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.
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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 89% chance of automation.
What do you think the risk of automation is?
What is the likelihood that Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
The following graph(s) are included wherever there is a substantial amount of votes to render meaningful data. These visual representations display user poll results over time, providing a significant indication of sentiment trends.
Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity' job openings is expected to rise 8.2% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity' was $50,890, or $24 per hour
'Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity' were paid 9.9% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 141,530 people employed as 'Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity' within the United States.
This represents around 0.10% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as 'Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity'.
Drive bus or motor coach, including regular route operations, charters, and private carriage. May assist passengers with baggage. May collect fares or tickets.
SOC Code: 53-3052.00
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