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Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

in Massachusetts

Perform complex medical laboratory tests for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May train or supervise staff.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
292011  Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 6,367 7,165 798 12.53 % 232 80 152 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    5,610  88 % 6,370  89 % 760  14 % $73,140
Hospitals    4,610  72 % 5,160  72 % 550  12 % $74,040
Ambulatory Health Care Services    1,000  16 % 1,210  17 % 210  21 % $70,200
Educational Services    260  4 % 280  4 % 20  8 % $56,540
Educational Services    260  4 % 280  4 % 20  8 % $56,540
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    250  4 % 260  4 % 10  3 % $80,230
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    250  4 % 260  4 % 10  3 % $80,230
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    130  2 % 130  2 % 0  -2 % $72,630
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