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Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

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.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
439051  Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 2,087 1,724 -363 -17.39 % 43 43 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
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    400  19 % 330  19 % -70  -18 % $30,410
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    360  17 % 290  17 % -70  -20 % $38,360
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    360  17 % 290  17 % -70  -20 % $38,360
Educational Services    310  15 % 270  16 % -40  -13 % $42,650
Educational Services    310  15 % 270  16 % -40  -13 % $42,650
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    200  10 % 170  10 % -30  -15 % $35,670
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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