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Biomedical Engineers

in Massachusetts

Apply knowledge of engineering, biology, and biomechanical principles to the design, development, and evaluation of biological and health systems and products, such as artificial organs, prostheses, instrumentation, medical information systems, and heath management and care delivery systems.

Occupation Projection for Biomedical Engineers

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
172031  Biomedical Engineers 2,790 3,050 260 9.32 % 64 127 26 217 Bachelor's degree 

Biomedical Engineers Projections by Industry

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,060  38 % 1,230  40 % 170  16 % $97,670
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,060  38 % 1,230  40 % 170  16 % $97,670
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    390  14 % 410  13 % 20  5 % $104,230
Wholesale Trade    250  9 % 270  9 % 20  5 % $93,670
Educational Services    150  5 % 170  5 % 20  14 % $71,860
Management of Companies and Enterprises    100  4 % 110  4 % 10  7 % $97,250
Management of Companies and Enterprises    100  4 % 110  4 % 10  7 % $97,250
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