Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners

3.0/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $29.64 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 56% (Robots are watching)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' job openings is expected to rise 2.5% by 2030
'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 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' was $61,660, or $29.64 hourly
'Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners' are paid 47.0% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 13,880 people employed as Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners.
This represents around 0.01% of the employed workforce across the United States.

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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