Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

4.7/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $32.73 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 11% (No worries)

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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 'Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers' job openings is expected to decline by -0.7% by 2030
'Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers' is expected to be a very 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 'Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers' was $68,090, or $32.73 hourly
'Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers' are paid 62.3% 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 5,670 people employed as Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers.
This represents around 0.00% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the management or operation of farms, ranches, greenhouses, aquacultural operations, nurseries, timber tracts, or other agricultural establishments. May hire, train, and supervise farm workers or contract for services to carry out the day-to-day activities of the managed operation. May engage in or supervise planting, cultivating, harvesting, and financial and marketing activities.

SOC Code: 11-9013.00

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Alonso (No chance) says
Farmers are susceptible to the new hydrophobic farms
Feb 23, 2021 at 10:17 PM
Anonymous says
I think that the farmers and agricultural jobs will be done by robots only because nowadays in Japan they are practicing successfully the robot farming which means that farmers jobs would be vanished and out of 100 only 1 farmer will remain
Dec 12, 2020 at 04:11 PM
AA says
farmers will be replaced by AI because AI can glow plants.
Feb 25, 2020 at 07:12 PM

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