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Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

in Massachusetts

Prepare and cook large quantities of food for institutions, such as schools, hospitals, or cafeterias.

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
352012  Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 7,774 8,380 606 7.80 % 267 61 206 No formal educational credential 

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    3,620  47 % 4,070  49 % 450  13 % $34,980
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    2,150  28 % 2,390  28 % 240  11 % $33,410
Accommodation and Food Services    2,030  26 % 2,340  28 % 310  15 % $34,320
Food Services and Drinking Places    1,880  24 % 2,180  26 % 300  16 % $34,190
Educational Services    1,600  21 % 1,490  18 % -110  -7 % $35,090
Educational Services    1,600  21 % 1,490  18 % -110  -7 % $35,090
Hospitals    900  12 % 1,020  12 % 120  13 % $38,940
Social Assistance    500  6 % 580  7 % 80  17 % $32,550
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    190  2 % 150  2 % -40  -21 % $37,040
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    150  2 % 160  2 % 10  9 % $36,450
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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