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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 that it's very probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 78% chance of automation.
What do you think the risk of automation is?
What is the likelihood that Taxi Drivers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Taxi Drivers' job openings is expected to rise 28.5% by 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Taxi Drivers' was $30,670, or $14 per hour
'Taxi Drivers' were paid 33.8% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
As of 2022 there were 13,820 people employed as 'Taxi Drivers' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 10 thousand people are employed as 'Taxi Drivers'.
Drive a motor vehicle to transport passengers on an unplanned basis and charge a fare, usually based on a meter.
SOC Code: 53-3054.00
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