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Surgeons

in Massachusetts

Physicians who treat diseases, injuries, and deformities by invasive, minimally-invasive, or non-invasive surgical methods, such as using instruments, appliances, or by manual manipulation. Excludes "Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons" (29-1022).

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
291067  Surgeons 2,100 2,374 274 13.05 % 83 27 56 Doctoral or professional degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Ambulatory Health Care Services    1,740  83 % 1,970  83 % 230  13 % $251,240
Hospitals    130  6 % 150  6 % 20  11 % $221,970
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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