Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

7.1/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $44.89 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 1.8% (Totally Safe)

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What do you think the risk of automation is?

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' job openings is expected to rise 4.4% by 2031
'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' is expected to be an average 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 'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' was $93,370, or $44.89 hourly
'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' are paid 104.0% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as marine engineers and naval architects?

As of 2021 there were 7,380 people employed as Marine Engineers and Naval Architects within the United States.
This represents around 0.005% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 19 thousand people are employed as Marine Engineers and Naval Architects.

Job description

Design, develop, and evaluate the operation of marine vessels, ship machinery, and related equipment, such as power supply and propulsion systems.

SOC Code: 17-2121.00


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Hillary says
Finally I found the job I need. And robots and Al won't take over my job! YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Feb 20, 2021 at 06:16 PM
Anonymous says
This is impossible as robots aren't creative
Oct 23, 2019 at 07:41 PM

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