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Dr. Munr Kazmir
5 min readJun 5

What jobs and industries are most likely to be disrupted by Artificial Intelligence in the coming years?

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To the surprise of no one, the integration of AI technology is expected to disrupt various jobs and industries in the coming decade. While it’s challenging to predict the exact extent of disruption, some areas appear more likely than others to be significantly impacted.

Transportation and Logistics

Self-driving vehicles and drones have the potential to revolutionize transportation and delivery services. This could affect jobs related to driving, such as taxi and truck drivers.

Manufacturing and Automation

AI-powered robots and automation systems are increasingly being employed in manufacturing processes. Jobs involving repetitive tasks, such as assembly line work, may be replaced or transformed.

Customer Service

AI chatbots and virtual assistants are becoming more sophisticated, enabling them to handle customer inquiries and support more effectively. This may lead to a decrease in the demand for certain customer service roles.

Retail and E-Commerce

With advancements in AI, personalized shopping experiences and recommendation systems are becoming more prevalent. This could impact jobs in traditional retail settings, as well as roles related to inventory management.


AI has the potential to improve diagnostics, drug discovery, and personalized medicine. While it may enhance healthcare outcomes, it could also automate certain tasks traditionally performed by healthcare professionals, such as radiologists or pathologists.

Financial Services

AI algorithms can analyze vast amounts of data and assist with tasks like fraud detection, risk assessment, and algorithmic trading. This may result in the automation of certain financial roles, such as data analysts or traders.

Legal Industry

AI-powered tools can assist with contract review, legal research, and document analysis. This may impact the work done by paralegals and legal…