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Clergy

in Massachusetts

Conduct religious worship and perform other spiritual functions associated with beliefs and practices of religious faith or denomination. Provide spiritual and moral guidance and assistance to members.

Occupation Projection for Clergy

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
212011  Clergy 590 685 95 16.10 % 29 39 10 78 Bachelor's degree 

Clergy 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
Health Care and Social Assistance    440  75 % 520  75 % 80  17 % $59,340
Hospitals    220  38 % 240  35 % 20  8 % $59,780
Ambulatory Health Care Services    190  31 % 240  35 % 50  30 % $60,290
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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