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Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plasti

in Massachusetts

Operate computer-controlled machines or robots to perform one or more machine functions on metal or plastic work pieces.

Occupation Projection for Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plasti

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514011  Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plasti 2,803 2,826 23 0.82 % 78 197 277 High school diploma or equivalent 

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plasti 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    1,420  50 % 1,450  51 % 30  2 % $50,280
Machinery Manufacturing    420  15 % 420  15 % 0  -0 % $45,850
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    410  15 % 390  14 % -20  -5 % $49,500
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    160  6 % 160  6 % 0  2 % $48,440
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing    100  4 % 110  4 % 10  2 % $52,690
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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