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First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

in Massachusetts

Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators. Excludes team or work leaders.

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
511011  First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 12,353 12,247 -106 -0.86 % 195 195 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
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    1,470  12 % 1,490  12 % 20  1 % $68,240
Chemical Manufacturing    920  7 % 930  8 % 10  1 % $64,690
Food Manufacturing    780  6 % 800  7 % 20  3 % $56,740
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    690  6 % 630  5 % -60  -8 % $69,750
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    640  5 % 650  5 % 10  0 % $57,760
Machinery Manufacturing    610  5 % 540  4 % -70  -12 % $70,010
Wholesale Trade    600  5 % 620  5 % 20  4 % $62,920
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing    440  4 % 450  4 % 10  3 % $86,840
Utilities    410  3 % 440  4 % 30  7 % $79,140
Printing and Related Support Activities    410  3 % 380  3 % -30  -6 % $61,830
Utilities    410  3 % 440  4 % 30  7 % $79,140
Other Services (except Government)    400  3 % 390  3 % -10  -3 % $58,370
Paper Manufacturing    370  3 % 370  3 % 0  -1 % $63,950
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    350  3 % 370  3 % 20  6 % $64,870
Personal and Laundry Services    300  2 % 280  2 % -20  -5 % $56,250
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    290  2 % 300  2 % 10  2 % $60,640
Textile Mills    250  2 % 250  2 % 0  0 % $63,600
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    240  2 % 250  2 % 10  5 % $65,630
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing    220  2 % 220  2 % 0  -1 % $71,210
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing    210  2 % 210  2 % 0  -1 % $64,360
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    180  1 % 170  1 % -10  -4 % $62,750
Primary Metal Manufacturing    130  1 % 120  1 % -10  -5 % $63,330
Wood Product Manufacturing    130  1 % 150  1 % 20  11 % $62,480
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    130  1 % 130  1 % 0  4 % $72,670
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    130  1 % 130  1 % 0  4 % $72,670
Information    130  1 % 100  1 % -30  -22 % $68,300
Repair and Maintenance    100  1 % 100  1 % 0  1 % $65,160
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