Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators
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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 they are unsure if this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a much higher chance of automation: 71% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' job openings is expected to decline 8.0% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' was $46,760, or $22 per hour
'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' were paid 1.0% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 179,360 people employed as 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' within the United States.
This represents around 0.12% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 824 people are employed as 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators'.
Operate computer-controlled tools, machines, or robots to machine or process parts, tools, or other work pieces made of metal, plastic, wood, stone, or other materials. May also set up and maintain equipment.
SOC Code: 51-9161.00
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