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Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

in Massachusetts

Help plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers 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 plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers are classified under "Construction Laborers" (47-2061). Apprentice workers are classified with the appropriate skilled construction trade occupation (47-2011 through 47-2231).

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
473015  Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 885 939 54 6.10 % 16 11 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Construction    800  91 % 850  91 % 50  6 % $34,460
Specialty Trade Contractors    750  85 % 800  85 % 50  6 % $34,310
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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