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Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.
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Our visitors have voted that it's probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 97% chance of automation.
What do you think the risk of automation is?
What is the likelihood that Tax Preparers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
The following graph(s) are included wherever there is a substantial amount of votes to render meaningful data. These visual representations display user poll results over time, providing a significant indication of sentiment trends.
Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Tax Preparers' job openings is expected to rise 3.9% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Tax Preparers' was $48,250, or $23 per hour
'Tax Preparers' were paid 4.2% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 82,370 people employed as 'Tax Preparers' within the United States.
This represents around 0.06% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as 'Tax Preparers'.
Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses.
SOC Code: 13-2082.00
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