Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
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High Risk (61-80%): Jobs in this category face a significant threat from automation, as many of their tasks can be easily automated using current or near-future technologies.
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Our visitors have voted they are unsure if this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a much higher chance of automation: 64% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators' job openings is expected to rise 4.0% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators' was $67,120, or $32 per hour
'Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators' were paid 44.9% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 31,470 people employed as 'Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 4 thousand people are employed as 'Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators'.
Operate or maintain stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment to provide utilities for buildings or industrial processes. Operate equipment such as steam engines, generators, motors, turbines, and steam boilers.
SOC Code: 51-8021.00
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