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Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

in Massachusetts

Operate equipment used for applying concrete, asphalt, or other materials to road beds, parking lots, or airport runways and taxiways, or equipment used for tamping gravel, dirt, or other materials. Includes concrete and asphalt paving machine operators, form tampers, tamping machine operators, and stone spreader operators.

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
472071  Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 1,066 1,066 0.00 % 26 26 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
Construction    830  77 % 820  77 % -10  -1 % $60,420
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction    570  54 % 560  52 % -10  -3 % $65,280
Specialty Trade Contractors    250  24 % 260  24 % 10  3 % $52,250
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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