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Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators
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or $22.42 hourly
as of 2021
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness (47)
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (38)
Assisting and Caring for Others (33)
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How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' job openings is expected to decline by -8% by 2031
'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' is expected to be a very slow 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 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' was $46,640, or $22.42 hourly
'Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators' are paid 1.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as computer numerically controlled tool operators?
As of 2021 there were 157,840 people employed as Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators within the United States.
This represents around 0.11% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 892 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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