Logisticians

7.4/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
7%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
29.5%
by 2030
WAGES
$76,270
or $36.67 hourly
VOLUME
184,230
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 7% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness
Originality
Negotiation
Persuasion
Key
very important
quite important
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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 29.5% by 2030
'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 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

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

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Logisticians' was $76,270, or $36.67 hourly
'Logisticians' are paid 81.8% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 184,230 people employed as Logisticians.
This represents around 0.13% of the employed workforce across the United States.

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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Comments

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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