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# Mathematicians

6.3/10 job score

AUTOMATION RISK

14%

risk level

POLLING

GROWTH

2.7%

by 2030

WAGES

$110,860

or $53.29 hourly

VOLUME

2,460

as of 2020

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## What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 14% (No worries)

Qualities required for this occupation:

Originality

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very important

quite important

## 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 'Mathematicians' job openings is expected to

**rise 2.7%**by 2030'Mathematicians' 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.

Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

## What are the median wages for 'Mathematicians' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Mathematicians' was $110,860, or $53.29 hourly

'Mathematicians' are paid 164.3% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

## How many people are employed as mathematicians?

As of 2020 there were 2,460 people employed as Mathematicians within the United States.

This represents around 0.002% of the employed workforce across the country.

Put another way, around 1 in 56 thousand people are employed as Mathematicians.

## Job description

Conduct research in fundamental mathematics or in application of mathematical techniques to science, management, and other fields. Solve problems in various fields using mathematical methods.

SOC Code: 15-2021.00

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## Comments

and AI does not have creativity!

so AI could be assistant not mathematicians.

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