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Health Educators

in Massachusetts

Provide and manage health education programs that help individuals, families, and their communities maximize and maintain healthy lifestyles. Collect and analyze data to identify community needs prior to planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating programs designed to encourage healthy lifestyles, policies, and environments. May serve as resource to assist individuals, other health professionals, or the community, and may administer fiscal resources for health education programs. Excludes "Community Health Workers" (21-1094).

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
211091  Health Educators 2,405 2,681 276 11.48 % 75 28 47 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
Health Care and Social Assistance    1,060  44 % 1,230  46 % 170  16 % $61,470
Hospitals    460  19 % 520  19 % 60  12 % $70,790
Educational Services    420  17 % 440  17 % 20  7 % $50,940
Educational Services    420  17 % 440  17 % 20  7 % $50,940
Other Services (except Government)    340  14 % 380  14 % 40  10 % $53,130
Social Assistance    290  12 % 330  12 % 40  14 % $43,640
Ambulatory Health Care Services    230  10 % 300  11 % 70  29 % $69,470
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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