Survey Researchers

4.4/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
39%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
4.3%
by 2030
WAGES
$59,870
or $28.78 hourly
VOLUME
10,350
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 39% (Start worrying)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Originality
Persuasion
Social Perceptiveness
Key
very important
quite important
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Survey Researchers' job openings is expected to rise 4.3% by 2030
'Survey Researchers' 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 'Survey Researchers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Survey Researchers' was $59,870, or $28.78 hourly
'Survey Researchers' are paid 42.7% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as survey researchers?

As of 2020 there were 10,350 people employed as Survey Researchers within the United States.
This represents around 0.007% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 13 thousand people are employed as Survey Researchers.

Job description

Plan, develop, or conduct surveys. May analyze and interpret the meaning of survey data, determine survey objectives, or suggest or test question wording. Includes social scientists who primarily design questionnaires or supervise survey teams.

SOC Code: 19-3022.00

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Shobhit (Small chance) says
Because human interface in qualitative research can not be replaced easily
Nov 29, 2020 at 08:14 AM

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