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Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

in Massachusetts

Receive, store, and issue sales floor merchandise, materials, equipment, and other items from stockroom, warehouse, or storage yard to fill shelves, racks, tables, or customers' orders. May mark prices on merchandise and set up sales displays. Excludes "Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand" (53-7062), and "Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks" (43-5071).

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
435081  Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 45,124 46,871 1,747 3.87 % 1,607 175 1,432 No formal educational credential 

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
Food and Beverage Stores    21,360  47 % 22,360  48 % 1,000  5 % $28,500
General Merchandise Stores    7,690  17 % 8,020  17 % 330  4 % $25,290
Wholesale Trade    3,920  9 % 4,070  9 % 150  4 % $33,020
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    1,980  4 % 2,050  4 % 70  3 % $33,730
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    1,490  3 % 1,650  4 % 160  11 % $29,110
Administrative and Support Services    1,470  3 % 1,630  3 % 160  11 % $29,230
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers    1,460  3 % 1,460  3 % 0  1 % $27,420
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    1,190  3 % 1,270  3 % 80  7 % $32,680
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores    1,180  3 % 1,060  2 % -120  -10 % $24,210
Health Care and Social Assistance    860  2 % 960  2 % 100  11 % $38,740
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    750  2 % 750  2 % 0  0 % $31,490
Miscellaneous Store Retailers    660  1 % 740  2 % 80  13 % $25,520
Warehousing and Storage    650  1 % 640  1 % -10  -2 % $36,390
Hospitals    580  1 % 650  1 % 70  12 % $39,810
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores    480  1 % 490  1 % 10  3 % $30,130
Health and Personal Care Stores    440  1 % 430  1 % -10  -1 % $28,520
Food Manufacturing    420  1 % 440  1 % 20  4 % $30,530
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    400  1 % 370  1 % -30  -10 % $32,880
Management of Companies and Enterprises    340  1 % 350  1 % 10  4 % $32,410
Management of Companies and Enterprises    340  1 % 350  1 % 10  4 % $32,410
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores    240  1 % 210  0 % -30  -12 % $24,370
Nonstore Retailers    210  0 % 270  1 % 60  25 % $29,350
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    200  0 % 190  0 % -10  -1 % $48,790
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    190  0 % 180  0 % -10  -6 % $29,590
Accommodation and Food Services    190  0 % 200  0 % 10  5 % $26,300
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    180  0 % 200  0 % 20  9 % $33,260
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    180  0 % 200  0 % 20  9 % $33,260
Social Assistance    180  0 % 180  0 % 0  5 % $34,670
Educational Services    180  0 % 190  0 % 10  7 % $34,960
Educational Services    180  0 % 190  0 % 10  7 % $34,960
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    170  0 % 170  0 % 0  1 % $35,550
Other Services (except Government)    160  0 % 160  0 % 0  3 % $35,400
Specialty Trade Contractors    150  0 % 160  0 % 10  6 % $36,080
Construction    150  0 % 160  0 % 10  6 % $35,650
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    150  0 % 160  0 % 10  5 % $28,530
Food Services and Drinking Places    140  0 % 150  0 % 10  5 % $24,720
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    130  0 % 130  0 % 0  1 % $34,720
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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