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Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

in Massachusetts

Develop programs to control machining or processing of metal or plastic parts by automatic machine tools, equipment, or systems.

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
514012  Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic 688 810 122 17.73 % 33 12 21 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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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    440  63 % 530  65 % 90  21 % $54,560
Machinery Manufacturing    100  15 % 110  13 % 10  5 % $55,670
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