Interpreters and Translators
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High Risk (61-80%): Jobs in this category face a significant threat from automation, as many of their tasks can be easily automated using current or near-future technologies.
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Our visitors have voted they are unsure if this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a much higher chance of automation: 67% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Interpreters and Translators will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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The number of 'Interpreters and Translators' job openings is expected to rise 20.2% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Interpreters and Translators' was $53,640, or $25 per hour
'Interpreters and Translators' were paid 15.8% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 52,160 people employed as 'Interpreters and Translators' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 2 thousand people are employed as 'Interpreters and Translators'.
Interpret oral or sign language, or translate written text from one language into another.
SOC Code: 27-3091.00
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