Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

6.4/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $45.88 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 5% (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 3.9% by 2030
'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' is expected to be a slow 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 'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' was $95,440, or $45.88 hourly
'Marine Engineers and Naval Architects' are paid 127.5% 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 8,700 people employed as Marine Engineers and Naval Architects.
This represents around 0.01% of the employed workforce across the United States.

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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