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Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

in Massachusetts

Install and repair telecommunications cable, including fiber optics.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
499052  Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 3,014 2,771 -243 -8.06 % 55 55 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
Information    2,130  71 % 1,780  64 % -350  -16 % $79,040
Construction    540  18 % 630  23 % 90  16 % $61,800
Utilities    110  4 % 110  4 % 0  3 % $86,470
Utilities    110  4 % 110  4 % 0  3 % $86,470
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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