6 Popular Jobs That May Disappear Soon

By SiliconIndia  |   Monday, 21 July 2014, 08:11 Hrs
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BANGALORE: Do you have a nagging suspicion that your current field might become obsolete? Yes, technology advancements are certainly driving some of the career paths into escalating growth, but at the same it’s making some careers to disappear into crisis. So individuals working in professions that are sighting increased automation and technological change could find their jobs practically extinct in the distant future. Here is a list of jobs that are heading towards crisis in the current job avenue, as reported by CareerCast.
Farmer
Median Salary: $69,300
Hiring Outlook: -19 percent

Farmers were once, almost literally, the backbone of the Indian economy, but that has changed in the recent past. According to BLS report, the farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers will see their workforce numbers decline by 19 percent by 2022. The cultural shift is seen as a major factor that is hindering the growth of this profession. Farmers are now willing to work in farms owned by corporations or selling them to industrials for fancy prizes. The profession simply doesn't have the appeal it once had in India and around the world.
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