Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners

1.9/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
100%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
1.4%
by 2031
WAGES
$60,380
or $29.03 hourly
VOLUME
12,300
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 100% (You are doomed)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' job openings is expected to rise 1.4% by 2031
'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' is expected to be a 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 'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' was $60,380, or $29.03 hourly
'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' are paid 31.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as court reporters and simultaneous captioners?

As of 2021 there were 12,300 people employed as Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners within the United States.
This represents around 0.009% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 11 thousand people are employed as Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners.

Job description

Use verbatim methods and equipment to capture, store, retrieve, and transcribe pretrial and trial proceedings or other information. Includes stenocaptioners who operate computerized stenographic captioning equipment to provide captions of live or prerecorded broadcasts for hearing-impaired viewers.

SOC Code: 27-3092.00

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