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Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

in Massachusetts

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment, such as cranes, bulldozers, graders, and conveyors, used in construction, logging, and surface mining. Excludes "Rail Car Repairers" (49-3043) and "Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists" (49-3031).

Occupation Projection for Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
493042  Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 1,401 1,520 119 8.49 % 45 92 12 149 High school diploma or equivalent 

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 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    480  34 % 530  35 % 50  12 % $77,910
Specialty Trade Contractors    240  17 % 270  18 % 30  13 % $69,300
Wholesale Trade    220  16 % 240  15 % 20  5 % $60,910
Rental and Leasing Services    170  12 % 190  13 % 20  12 % $59,940
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    170  12 % 190  13 % 20  12 % $59,940
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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