Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians

4.6/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
48%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
3.3%
by 2031
WAGES
$60,220
or $28.95 hourly
VOLUME
62,030
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 48% (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 3.3% by 2031
'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 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' was $60,220, or $28.95 hourly
'Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians' are paid 31.6% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as nanotechnology engineering technologists and technicians?

As of 2021 there were 62,030 people employed as Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians within the United States.
This represents around 0.04% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 2 thousand people are employed as Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians.

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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