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Purchasing Managers

in Massachusetts

Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of buyers, purchasing officers, and related workers involved in purchasing materials, products, and services. Includes wholesale or retail trade merchandising managers and procurement managers.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
113061  Purchasing Managers 2,781 2,804 23 0.83 % 68 66 Bachelor's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Management of Companies and Enterprises    430  15 % 440  16 % 10  4 % $136,090
Management of Companies and Enterprises    430  15 % 440  16 % 10  4 % $136,090
Wholesale Trade    370  13 % 380  14 % 10  3 % $112,580
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    320  11 % 290  10 % -30  -9 % $119,000
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    270  10 % 290  10 % 20  8 % $125,810
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    170  6 % 170  6 % 0  -1 % $104,900
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    110  4 % 110  4 % 0  1 % $93,170
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