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Massage Therapists

in Massachusetts

Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
319011  Massage Therapists 2,867 3,385 518 18.07 % 73 52 21 Postsecondary non-degree award 

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
Other Services (except Government)    640  22 % 850  25 % 210  32 % $48,950
Accommodation and Food Services    170  6 % 180  5 % 10  6 % $49,730
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    170  6 % 180  5 % 10  6 % $49,730
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