Electronics Engineers
(Except Computer)

7.4/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $51.70 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 4% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Finger Dexterity
Social Perceptiveness
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' job openings is expected to rise 6.2% by 2030
'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' is expected to be an average 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 'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' was $107,540, or $51.70 hourly
'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' are paid 156.4% 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 122,320 people employed as Electronics Engineers, Except Computer.
This represents around 0.09% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Research, design, develop, or test electronic components and systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use employing knowledge of electronic theory and materials properties. Design electronic circuits and components for use in fields such as telecommunications, aerospace guidance and propulsion control, acoustics, or instruments and controls.

SOC Code: 17-2072.00

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Chris (No chance) says
In my job customer interaction is important both to understand the situation and to explain after the job is done.
No chance that'll happen any time soon
Aug 01, 2019 at 10:51 AM

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