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Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee S

in Massachusetts

Serve food to diners at counter or from a steam table. Counter attendants who also wait tables are included in "Waiters and Waitresses" (35-3031).

Occupation Projection for Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee S

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
353022  Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee S 21,777 22,870 1,093 5.02 % 2,682 2,108 109 4,899 No formal educational credential 

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee S 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
Accommodation and Food Services    17,720  81 % 18,510  81 % 790  4 % $24,950
Food Services and Drinking Places    17,530  81 % 18,320  80 % 790  4 % $24,860
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    890  4 % 990  4 % 100  11 % $27,380
Food Manufacturing    820  4 % 900  4 % 80  9 % $26,670
Educational Services    790  4 % 810  4 % 20  3 % $28,890
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries    460  2 % 510  2 % 50  12 % $29,510
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    270  1 % 330  1 % 60  22 % $28,930
Information    230  1 % 230  1 % 0  -3 % $25,010
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries    230  1 % 230  1 % 0  -3 % $25,010
Gasoline Stations    210  1 % 230  1 % 20  7 % $24,710
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    190  1 % 190  1 % 0  2 % $33,530
General Merchandise Stores    110  0 % 130  1 % 20  22 % $30,840
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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