|A new McKinsey report estimates that by 2030 as many as 70 million jobs in the U.S. can be lost to automation and AI.|
Robots could replace nearly a third of the U.S. workforce by 2030
By 2030, the researchers estimated, the demand for office support workers in the U.S. will drop by 20 percent. That includes secretaries, paralegals and anyone in charge of administrative tasks.
During the same period, the need for people doing “predictable physical work” — construction equipment installation and repair, card dealing, security guarding, dishwashing and food preparation, for example — will fall by 30 percent.
The full McKinsey report: mckinsey.com