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Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

in Massachusetts

Help installation, maintenance, and repair workers in maintenance, parts replacement, and repair of vehicles, industrial machinery, and electrical and electronic equipment. Perform duties such as furnishing tools, materials, and supplies to other workers; cleaning work area, machines, and tools; and holding materials or tools for other workers.

Occupation Projection for Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
499098  Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 1,860 2,027 167 8.98 % 93 147 17 257 High school diploma or equivalent 

Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 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
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    530  28 % 580  28 % 50  9 % $33,360
Other Services (except Government)    460  25 % 500  25 % 40  9 % $30,420
Construction    240  13 % 280  14 % 40  17 % $33,350
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    130  7 % 140  7 % 10  11 % $34,100
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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