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Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

in Massachusetts

Schedule and dispatch workers, work crews, equipment, or service vehicles for conveyance of materials, freight, or passengers, or for normal installation, service, or emergency repairs rendered outside the place of business. Duties may include using radio, telephone, or computer to transmit assignments and compiling statistics and reports on work progress.

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
435032  Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 3,621 3,712 91 2.51 % 99 90 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
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation    920  25 % 880  24 % -40  -5 % $34,810
Construction    330  9 % 360  10 % 30  7 % $50,360
Specialty Trade Contractors    310  8 % 330  9 % 20  7 % $48,680
Truck Transportation    290  8 % 300  8 % 10  4 % $49,260
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    280  8 % 300  8 % 20  8 % $44,070
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    170  5 % 190  5 % 20  8 % $41,410
Support Activities for Transportation    170  5 % 190  5 % 20  14 % $40,130
Wholesale Trade    150  4 % 150  4 % 0  1 % $45,470
Administrative and Support Services    150  4 % 160  4 % 10  7 % $40,650
Waste Management and Remediation Service    130  4 % 140  4 % 10  8 % $47,710
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    110  3 % 110  3 % 0  -1 % $41,980
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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