Rehabilitation Counselors

5.5/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
13%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
10.4%
by 2030
WAGES
$37,530
or $18.04 hourly
VOLUME
100,260
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 13% (No worries)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness
Assisting and Caring for Others
Originality
Persuasion
Negotiation
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 'Rehabilitation Counselors' job openings is expected to rise 10.4% by 2030
'Rehabilitation Counselors' 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.

What are the median wages for 'Rehabilitation Counselors' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Rehabilitation Counselors' was $37,530, or $18.04 hourly
'Rehabilitation Counselors' are paid 10.5% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as rehabilitation counselors?

As of 2020 there were 100,260 people employed as Rehabilitation Counselors within the United States.
This represents around 0.07% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Rehabilitation Counselors.

Job description

Counsel individuals to maximize the independence and employability of persons coping with personal, social, and vocational difficulties that result from birth defects, illness, disease, accidents, aging, or the stress of daily life. Coordinate activities for residents of care and treatment facilities. Assess client needs and design and implement rehabilitation programs that may include personal and vocational counseling, training, and job placement.

SOC Code: 21-1015.00

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smart jam (Small chance) says
cuz if robot not human they cant feal human emotin
Nov 14, 2019 at 12:33 PM

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