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Maintenance Workers, Machinery

in Massachusetts

Lubricate machinery, change parts, or perform other routine machinery maintenance. Excludes "Maintenance and Repair Workers, General" (49-9071).

Occupation Projection for Maintenance Workers, Machinery

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
499043  Maintenance Workers, Machinery 1,467 1,577 110 7.50 % 65 88 11 164 High school diploma or equivalent 

Maintenance Workers, Machinery 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
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    190  13 % 220  14 % 30  16 % $62,960
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    190  13 % 220  14 % 30  16 % $62,960
Food Manufacturing    160  11 % 190  12 % 30  18 % $56,260
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    140  10 % 150  10 % 10  6 % $54,610
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    130  9 % 150  10 % 20  14 % $45,390
Machinery Manufacturing    110  8 % 120  7 % 10  5 % $51,900
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    110  7 % 110  7 % 0  6 % $54,120
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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