6.8/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $37.03 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 39% (Start worrying)

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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 'Logisticians' job openings is expected to rise 27.7% by 2031
'Logisticians' is expected to be a very fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Logisticians' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Logisticians' was $77,030, or $37.03 hourly
'Logisticians' are paid 68.3% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as logisticians?

As of 2021 there were 189,320 people employed as Logisticians within the United States.
This represents around 0.13% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 744 people are employed as Logisticians.

Job description

Analyze and coordinate the ongoing logistical functions of a firm or organization. Responsible for the entire life cycle of a product, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources.

SOC Code: 13-1081.00


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Jack (Small chance) says
Supply Chain problems are way too complex for machines to handle. Definitely AI will help to make these problems easier to solve but there's always going to be human or natural factors that AI cannot handle at this point.
Aug 20, 2020 at 09:44 PM

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