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Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and I

in Massachusetts

Install or repair heating, central air conditioning, or refrigeration systems, including oil burners, hot-air furnaces, and heating stoves.

Occupation Projection for Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and I

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
499021  Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and I 7,247 7,996 749 10.34 % 210 511 75 796 Postsecondary non-degree award 

Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and I Projections by Industry

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Construction    3,630  50 % 4,350  54 % 720  20 % $57,150
Specialty Trade Contractors    3,630  50 % 4,350  54 % 720  20 % $57,150
Nonstore Retailers    1,300  18 % 1,170  15 % -130  -9 % $55,940
Educational Services    420  6 % 470  6 % 50  12 % $70,220
Educational Services    420  6 % 470  6 % 50  12 % $70,220
Other Services (except Government)    350  5 % 390  5 % 40  11 % $54,830
Health Care and Social Assistance    260  4 % 280  4 % 20  8 % $67,920
Hospitals    240  3 % 250  3 % 10  6 % $69,720
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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