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Word Processors and Typists

in Massachusetts

Use word processor, computer or typewriter to type letters, reports, forms, or other material from rough draft, corrected copy, or voice recording. May perform other clerical duties as assigned. Excludes "Data Entry Keyers" (43-9021), "Secretaries and Administrative Assistants" (43-6011 through 43-6014), "Court Reporters" (23-2091), and "Medical Transcriptionists" (31-9094).

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
439022  Word Processors and Typists 1,345 1,110 -235 -17.47 % 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
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    370  28 % 300  27 % -70  -21 % $43,450
Educational Services    280  21 % 240  21 % -40  -16 % $40,480
Educational Services    280  21 % 240  21 % -40  -16 % $40,480
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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