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Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

in Massachusetts

Compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks. Excludes "Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks" (43-3031).

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
433051  Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 4,025 3,826 -199 -4.94 % 108 108 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
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    750  19 % 710  18 % -40  -6 % $44,450
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    750  19 % 710  18 % -40  -6 % $44,450
Health Care and Social Assistance    630  16 % 660  17 % 30  5 % $44,890
Educational Services    400  10 % 390  10 % -10  -5 % $52,070
Educational Services    400  10 % 390  10 % -10  -5 % $52,070
Construction    310  8 % 300  8 % -10  -5 % $51,440
Management of Companies and Enterprises    270  7 % 250  7 % -20  -7 % $53,250
Management of Companies and Enterprises    270  7 % 250  7 % -20  -7 % $53,250
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    260  7 % 250  7 % -10  -4 % $48,500
Administrative and Support Services    240  6 % 230  6 % -10  -4 % $48,660
Specialty Trade Contractors    220  5 % 210  5 % -10  -5 % $51,680
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    210  5 % 200  5 % -10  -7 % $44,900
Ambulatory Health Care Services    200  5 % 240  6 % 40  19 % $43,500
Hospitals    110  3 % 110  3 % 0  2 % $49,090
Social Assistance    110  3 % 120  3 % 10  4 % $44,220
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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