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Recreation Workers

in Massachusetts

Conduct recreation activities with groups in public, private, or volunteer agencies or recreation facilities. Organize and promote activities, such as arts and crafts, sports, games, music, dramatics, social recreation, camping, and hobbies, taking into account the needs and interests of individual members.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
399032  Recreation Workers 11,436 12,360 924 8.08 % 303 92 211 High school diploma or equivalent 

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
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    2,050  18 % 2,210  18 % 160  8 % $29,290
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    1,650  14 % 1,750  14 % 100  6 % $26,710
Other Services (except Government)    1,650  14 % 1,750  14 % 100  6 % $26,710
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    290  3 % 340  3 % 50  16 % $30,800
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    150  1 % 160  1 % 10  9 % $33,040
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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