Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.
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Our visitors have voted that there is a small chance this occupation will be replaced. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 28% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Electrical Engineers' job openings is expected to rise 1.6% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Electrical Engineers' was $103,320, or $49.67 per hour
'Electrical Engineers' were paid 123.1% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 182,210 people employed as Electrical Engineers within the United States.
This represents around 0.12% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 811 people are employed as Electrical Engineers.
Research, design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.
SOC Code: 17-2071.00
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