Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
Minimal Risk (0-20%): Occupations in this category have a low probability of being automated, as they typically demand complex problem-solving, creativity, strong interpersonal skills, and a high degree of manual dexterity. These jobs often involve intricate hand movements and precise coordination, making it difficult for machines to replicate the required tasks.
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The number of 'Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers' job openings is expected to rise 3.5% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers' was $100,660, or $48.39 per hour
'Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers' were paid 117.4% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
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As of 2022 there were 21,520 people employed as Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers within the United States.
This represents around 0.015% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 6 thousand people are employed as Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers.
Research causes of fires, determine fire protection methods, and design or recommend materials or equipment such as structural components or fire-detection equipment to assist organizations in safeguarding life and property against fire, explosion, and related hazards.
SOC Code: 17-2111.02
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