Below is a full list of jobs that are have been replaced, being replaced, or being assisted by robots and computers.
- Assembly-line and factory workers.
- Bus drivers, Taxi drivers, and truck drivers.
- Phone operators, telemarketers, and receptionists.
- Bank tellers and clerks.
- Packing, stockroom, and warehouse moving.
Furthermore, what is a robot used for?
Most robots today are used to do repetitive actions or jobs considered too dangerous for humans. A robot is ideal for going into a building that has a possible bomb. Robots are also used in factories to build things like cars, candy bars, and electronics.
What is an industrial robot as defined by RIA?
The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) defines robot as follows: "A robot is a reprogrammable, multifunctional manipulator designed to move material, parts, tools or specialized devices through variable programmed motions for the performance of a variety of tasks."
How much do industrial robots cost?
Complete with controllers and teach pendants, new industrial robotics cost from $50,000 to $80,000. Once application-specific peripherals are added, the robot system costs anywhere from $100,000 to $150,000.