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Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

in Massachusetts

Coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials within or between departments of an establishment according to production schedule. Duties include reviewing and distributing production, work, and shipment schedules; conferring with department supervisors to determine progress of work and completion dates; and compiling reports on progress of work, inventory levels, costs, and production problems. Excludes "Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping" (43-5111).

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
435061  Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 7,083 7,297 214 3.02 % 213 21 192 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
Warehousing and Storage    660  9 % 680  9 % 20  3 % $46,000
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    630  9 % 670  9 % 40  6 % $56,520
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    630  9 % 670  9 % 40  6 % $56,520
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    560  8 % 510  7 % -50  -9 % $55,270
Health Care and Social Assistance    480  7 % 560  8 % 80  17 % $44,330
Wholesale Trade    420  6 % 440  6 % 20  3 % $49,400
Information    320  5 % 310  4 % -10  -6 % $60,230
Management of Companies and Enterprises    290  4 % 300  4 % 10  4 % $58,730
Management of Companies and Enterprises    290  4 % 300  4 % 10  4 % $58,730
Hospitals    260  4 % 300  4 % 40  13 % $44,840
Construction    220  3 % 240  3 % 20  6 % $52,770
Machinery Manufacturing    210  3 % 190  3 % -20  -11 % $57,650
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    210  3 % 210  3 % 0  1 % $53,740
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    200  3 % 210  3 % 10  5 % $50,560
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    190  3 % 180  2 % -10  -7 % $49,670
Food Manufacturing    160  2 % 160  2 % 0  3 % $51,630
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    160  2 % 180  2 % 20  12 % $49,420
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    160  2 % 160  2 % 0  -1 % $48,950
Educational Services    150  2 % 170  2 % 20  7 % $55,950
Educational Services    150  2 % 170  2 % 20  7 % $55,950
Ambulatory Health Care Services    140  2 % 180  2 % 40  26 % $45,680
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    140  2 % 120  2 % -20  -16 % $55,730
Specialty Trade Contractors    120  2 % 130  2 % 10  6 % $50,730
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    120  2 % 120  2 % 0  1 % $49,290
Chemical Manufacturing    110  2 % 110  2 % 0  2 % $57,850
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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