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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.

Occupation Projection for First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
511011  First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 11,413 11,487 74 0.65 % 365 733 1,105 High school diploma or equivalent 

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2018
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    1,710  15 % 1,730  15 % 20  1 % $71,000
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    900  8 % 840  7 % -60  -6 % $68,350
Machinery Manufacturing    770  7 % 770  7 % 0  -0 % $70,230
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    700  6 % 730  6 % 30  4 % $59,200
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    640  6 % 640  6 % 0  -0 % $70,040
Chemical Manufacturing    640  6 % 650  6 % 10  0 % $69,730
Food Manufacturing    610  5 % 660  6 % 50  9 % $58,460
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    440  4 % 490  4 % 50  12 % $84,660
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    440  4 % 490  4 % 50  12 % $84,660
Paper Manufacturing    390  3 % 270  2 % -120  -30 % $62,910
Printing and Related Support Activities    380  3 % 360  3 % -20  -6 % $62,170
Other Services (except Government)    350  3 % 340  3 % -10  -3 % $63,760
Wholesale Trade    340  3 % 370  3 % 30  7 % $61,840
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    340  3 % 360  3 % 20  5 % $64,260
Utilities    320  3 % 340  3 % 20  7 % $81,660
Utilities    320  3 % 340  3 % 20  7 % $81,660
Administrative and Support Services    280  2 % 290  3 % 10  6 % $60,960
Personal and Laundry Services    270  2 % 250  2 % -20  -7 % $61,980
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing    250  2 % 260  2 % 10  2 % $70,220
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing    210  2 % 210  2 % 0  0 % $66,030
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    210  2 % 230  2 % 20  8 % $57,770
Construction    190  2 % 220  2 % 30  13 % $74,210
Specialty Trade Contractors    180  2 % 200  2 % 20  13 % $74,450
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing    180  2 % 180  2 % 0  -4 % $79,990
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    170  2 % 170  2 % 0  1 % $63,800
Wood Product Manufacturing    150  1 % 160  1 % 10  5 % $57,970
Textile Mills    140  1 % 110  1 % -30  -18 % $62,170
Primary Metal Manufacturing    130  1 % 120  1 % -10  -9 % $63,900
Textile Product Mills    100  1 % 110  1 % 10  6 % $51,670
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