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Couriers and Messengers

in Massachusetts

Pick up and deliver messages, documents, packages, and other items between offices or departments within an establishment or directly to other business concerns, traveling by foot, bicycle, motorcycle, automobile, or public conveyance. Excludes "Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers" (53-3033).

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
435021  Couriers and Messengers 3,097 3,281 184 5.94 % 57 18 39 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Ambulatory Health Care Services    320  10 % 390  12 % 70  23 % $31,880
Management of Companies and Enterprises    150  5 % 150  5 % 0  4 % $35,410
Management of Companies and Enterprises    150  5 % 150  5 % 0  4 % $35,410
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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