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Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

in Massachusetts

Research, design, develop, or test electronic components and systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use employing knowledge of electronic theory and materials properties. Design electronic circuits and components for use in fields such as telecommunications, aerospace guidance and propulsion control, acoustics, or instruments and controls. Excludes "Computer Hardware Engineers" (17-2061).

Occupation Projection for Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
172072  Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 3,783 4,121 338 8.93 % 89 158 34 281 Bachelor's degree 

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer Projections by Industry

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    1,860  49 % 2,140  52 % 280  15 % $111,880
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,860  49 % 2,140  52 % 280  15 % $111,880
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    610  16 % 600  15 % -10  -1 % $130,060
Information    430  11 % 480  12 % 50  11 % $112,330
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing    270  7 % 250  6 % -20  -6 % $154,620
Telecommunications    230  6 % 250  6 % 20  11 % $114,650
Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services    120  3 % 140  3 % 20  15 % $102,260
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