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Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

in Massachusetts

Smooth and finish surfaces of poured concrete, such as floors, walks, sidewalks, roads, or curbs using a variety of hand and power tools. Align forms for sidewalks, curbs, or gutters; patch voids; and use saws to cut expansion joints. Installers of mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units are classified in "Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers" (37- 3011).

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
472051  Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 1,286 1,364 78 6.07 % 24 16 No formal educational credential 

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
Construction    1,050  81 % 1,120  82 % 70  7 % $52,130
Specialty Trade Contractors    890  69 % 960  70 % 70  7 % $52,330
Construction of Buildings    110  9 % 120  9 % 10  6 % $54,570
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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