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Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

in Massachusetts

Purchase farm products either for further processing or resale. Includes tree farm contractors, grain brokers and market operators, grain buyers, and tobacco buyers.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
131021  Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products 258 270 12 4.65 % Bachelor's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Wholesale Trade    100  39 % 110  40 % 10  7 % $61,540
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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