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Residential Advisors

in Massachusetts

Coordinate activities in resident facilities in secondary and college dormitories, group homes, or similar establishments. Order supplies and determine need for maintenance, repairs, and furnishings. May maintain household records and assign rooms. May assist residents with problem solving or refer them to counseling resources.

Occupation Projection for Residential Advisors

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
399041  Residential Advisors 7,028 7,699 671 9.55 % 489 730 67 1,286 High school diploma or equivalent 

Residential Advisors 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    5,380  77 % 5,850  76 % 470  9 % $31,500
Social Assistance    2,630  37 % 2,770  36 % 140  6 % $31,510
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    2,400  34 % 2,670  35 % 270  11 % $31,710
Educational Services    1,040  15 % 1,200  16 % 160  15 % $34,180
Educational Services    1,040  15 % 1,200  16 % 160  15 % $34,180
Other Services (except Government)    280  4 % 300  4 % 20  7 % $27,350
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    280  4 % 300  4 % 20  7 % $27,350
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    160  2 % 170  2 % 10  6 % $57,200
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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