Electronics Engineers
(Except Computer)

7.4/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $50.39 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 28% (Start worrying)

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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' job openings is expected to rise 6% by 2031
'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' is expected to be a fast 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 'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' was $104,820, or $50.39 hourly
'Electronics Engineers, Except Computer' are paid 129.1% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as electronics engineers, except computer?

As of 2021 there were 107,170 people employed as Electronics Engineers, Except Computer within the United States.
This represents around 0.08% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Electronics Engineers, Except Computer.

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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sean (Small chance) says
we need to make the robots
Sep 06, 2021 at 06:32 AM
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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