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Medical Equipment Preparers

in Massachusetts

Prepare, sterilize, install, or clean laboratory or healthcare equipment. May perform routine laboratory tasks and operate or inspect equipment.

Occupation Projection for Medical Equipment Preparers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
319093  Medical Equipment Preparers 1,559 1,687 128 8.21 % 102 97 13 212 High school diploma or equivalent 

Medical Equipment Preparers 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    1,320  84 % 1,420  84 % 100  8 % $44,980
Hospitals    1,180  76 % 1,260  75 % 80  7 % $45,150
Ambulatory Health Care Services    140  9 % 160  9 % 20  15 % $43,490
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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