Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians
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Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.
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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 33% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 2.1% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians' was $61,990, or $29 per hour
'Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians' were paid 33.9% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 39,610 people employed as 'Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 3 thousand people are employed as 'Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians'.
Apply theory and principles of mechanical engineering to modify, develop, test, or adjust machinery and equipment under direction of engineering staff or physical scientists.
SOC Code: 17-3027.00
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