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Counter and Rental Clerks

in Massachusetts

Receive orders, generally in person, for repairs, rentals, and services. May describe available options, compute cost, and accept payment. Excludes "Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop" (35-3022), "Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks" (43-4081), "Order Clerks" (43-4151), and "Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks" (43-4181).

Occupation Projection for Counter and Rental Clerks

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
412021  Counter and Rental Clerks 8,701 8,967 266 3.06 % 464 648 27 1,139 No formal educational credential 

Counter and Rental Clerks 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
Rental and Leasing Services    3,560  41 % 3,590  40 % 30  1 % $35,480
Other Services (except Government)    1,410  16 % 1,400  16 % -10  -1 % $28,550
Personal and Laundry Services    1,170  13 % 1,130  13 % -40  -3 % $26,440
Real Estate    1,150  13 % 1,220  14 % 70  6 % $40,990
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    890  10 % 970  11 % 80  9 % $40,130
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries    340  4 % 370  4 % 30  11 % $31,830
Wholesale Trade    280  3 % 300  3 % 20  6 % $37,930
Repair and Maintenance    230  3 % 260  3 % 30  10 % $38,280
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers    150  2 % 160  2 % 10  5 % $35,240
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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