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Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Servic

in Massachusetts

Prepare incoming and outgoing mail for distribution. Use hand or mail handling machines to time stamp, open, read, sort, and route incoming mail; and address, seal, stamp, fold, stuff, and affix postage to outgoing mail or packages. Duties may also include keeping necessary records and completed forms.

Occupation Projection for Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Servic

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
439051  Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Servic 2,075 1,913 -162 -7.81 % 108 112 -16 204 High school diploma or equivalent 

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Servic Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    690  33 % 630  33 % -60  -8 % $31,420
Administrative and Support Services    690  33 % 630  33 % -60  -8 % $31,420
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    230  11 % 220  12 % -10  -3 % $39,310
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    230  11 % 220  12 % -10  -3 % $39,310
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    210  10 % 200  10 % -10  -3 % $38,140
Educational Services    180  8 % 180  9 % 0  3 % $47,980
Educational Services    180  8 % 180  9 % 0  3 % $47,980
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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