Psychiatrists

7.5/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
3%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
12.5%
by 2030
WAGES
The median wage for this occupation is currently unknown
VOLUME
25,540
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 3% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
Persuasion
Negotiation
Originality
Key
very important
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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 'Psychiatrists' job openings is expected to rise 12.5% by 2030
'Psychiatrists' is expected to be a fast 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.

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 25,540 people employed as Psychiatrists.
This represents around 0.02% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Diagnose, treat, and help prevent mental disorders.

SOC Code: 29-1223.00

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