Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

4.7/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
57%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
4.6%
by 2031
WAGES
$60,570
or $29.12 hourly
VOLUME
55,760
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 57% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
Finger Dexterity
Manual Dexterity
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 4.6% by 2031
'Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians' is expected to be an average 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 'Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians' was $60,570, or $29.12 hourly
'Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians' are paid 32.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as cardiovascular technologists and technicians?

As of 2021 there were 55,760 people employed as Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians within the United States.
This represents around 0.04% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 2 thousand people are employed as Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians.

Job description

Conduct tests on pulmonary or cardiovascular systems of patients for diagnostic, therapeutic, or research purposes. May conduct or assist in electrocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, pulmonary functions, lung capacity, and similar tests.

SOC Code: 29-2031.00

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Bill (Highly likely) says
AI has already gotten to the point where it can do more than what a normal technician does.
Jul 06, 2021 at 10:17 PM

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