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Helpers--Carpenters

in Massachusetts

Help carpenters by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work area and equipment. Construction laborers who do not primarily assist carpenters are classified under "Construction Laborers" (47-2061). Apprentice workers are classified with the appropriate skilled construction trade occupation (47-2011 through 47-2231).

Occupation Projection for Helpers--Carpenters

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
473012  Helpers--Carpenters 496 551 55 11.09 % 22 50 78 No formal educational credential 

Helpers--Carpenters 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
Construction    340  68 % 380  70 % 40  13 % $32,560
Construction of Buildings    190  39 % 220  40 % 30  14 % $32,700
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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