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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
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    1,710  15 % 1,730  15 % 20  1 % $68,450
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    900  8 % 840  7 % -60  -6 % $67,310
Machinery Manufacturing    770  7 % 770  7 % 0  -0 % $69,770
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    700  6 % 730  6 % 30  4 % $58,790
Chemical Manufacturing    640  6 % 650  6 % 10  0 % $67,540
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    640  6 % 640  6 % 0  -0 % $71,480
Food Manufacturing    610  5 % 660  6 % 50  9 % $58,240
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    440  4 % 490  4 % 50  12 % $71,780
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    440  4 % 490  4 % 50  12 % $71,780
Paper Manufacturing    390  3 % 270  2 % -120  -30 % $63,680
Printing and Related Support Activities    380  3 % 360  3 % -20  -6 % $62,040
Other Services (except Government)    350  3 % 340  3 % -10  -3 % $63,530
Wholesale Trade    340  3 % 370  3 % 30  7 % $63,990
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    340  3 % 360  3 % 20  5 % $65,670
Utilities    320  3 % 340  3 % 20  7 % $85,300
Utilities    320  3 % 340  3 % 20  7 % $85,300
Administrative and Support Services    280  2 % 290  3 % 10  6 % $61,380
Personal and Laundry Services    270  2 % 250  2 % -20  -7 % $61,720
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing    250  2 % 260  2 % 10  2 % $71,150
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing    210  2 % 210  2 % 0  0 % $63,660
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    210  2 % 230  2 % 20  8 % $60,960
Construction    190  2 % 220  2 % 30  13 % $70,400
Specialty Trade Contractors    180  2 % 200  2 % 20  13 % $70,230
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing    180  2 % 180  2 % 0  -4 % $78,430
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    170  2 % 170  2 % 0  1 % $63,730
Wood Product Manufacturing    150  1 % 160  1 % 10  5 % $58,400
Textile Mills    140  1 % 110  1 % -30  -18 % $61,510
Primary Metal Manufacturing    130  1 % 120  1 % -10  -9 % $62,720
Textile Product Mills    100  1 % 110  1 % 10  6 % $50,280
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