Hydroelectric Production Managers

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
18%
risk level
POLLING
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LABOR DEMAND *
GROWTH
3.5%
by year 2032
WAGES
$107,560
or $51.71 per hour
Volume
211,710
as of 2022

Employment data isn't available specifically for this occupation from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, so we are using the data from Industrial Production Managers.

SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
6.5/10

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Automation risk

18% (Minimal Risk)

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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Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Persuasion

  • Negotiation

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Originality

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Growth

Moderate growth relative to other professions

The number of 'Industrial Production Managers' job openings is expected to rise 3.5% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.

Wages

Very high paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Industrial Production Managers' was $107,560, or $51 per hour

'Industrial Production Managers' were paid 132.3% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Greater range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 211,710 people employed as 'Industrial Production Managers' within the United States.

This represents around 0.14% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 698 people are employed as 'Industrial Production Managers'.

Job description

Manage operations at hydroelectric power generation facilities. Maintain and monitor hydroelectric plant equipment for efficient and safe plant operations.

SOC Code: 11-3051.06

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