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Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

in Massachusetts

Officiate at competitive athletic or sporting events. Detect infractions of rules and decide penalties according to established regulations. Includes all sporting officials, referees, and competition judges.

Occupation Projection for Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
272023  Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 441 479 38 8.62 % 26 35 65 High school diploma or equivalent 

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 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
Educational Services    150  34 % 170  35 % 20  14 % $26,840
Educational Services    150  34 % 170  35 % 20  14 % $26,840
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