Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers)
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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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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 19% chance of automation.
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers' job openings is expected to rise 5.0% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers' was $87,480, or $42 per hour
'Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers' were paid 88.9% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 25,230 people employed as 'Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 5 thousand people are employed as 'Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers'.
Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the Earth. May use geological, physics, and mathematics knowledge in exploration for oil, gas, minerals, or underground water; or in waste disposal, land reclamation, or other environmental problems. May study the Earth's internal composition, atmospheres, and oceans, and its magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Includes mineralogists, paleontologists, stratigraphers, geodesists, and seismologists.
SOC Code: 19-2042.00
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