Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians

4.8/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
34%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
4.4%
by 2030
WAGES
$57,320
or $27.56 hourly
VOLUME
62,980
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 34% (Start worrying)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 4.4% by 2030
'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' 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 'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' was $57,320, or $27.56 hourly
'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' are paid 36.6% 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 62,980 people employed as Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians.
This represents around 0.05% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Implement production processes and operate commercial-scale production equipment to produce, test, or modify materials, devices, or systems of unique molecular or macromolecular composition. Operate advanced microscopy equipment to manipulate nanoscale objects. Work under the supervision of nanoengineering staff.

SOC Code: 17-3026.01

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