Mechatronics Engineers

6.7/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $49.70 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 9% (Totally Safe)

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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 'Mechatronics Engineers' job openings is expected to rise 2.7% by 2030
'Mechatronics Engineers' 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 'Mechatronics Engineers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Mechatronics Engineers' was $103,380, or $49.70 hourly
'Mechatronics Engineers' are paid 146.4% 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 152,380 people employed as Mechatronics Engineers.
This represents around 0.11% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Research, design, develop, or test automation, intelligent systems, smart devices, or industrial systems control.

SOC Code: 17-2199.05

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