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Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and P

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend forging machines to taper, shape, or form metal or plastic parts.

Occupation Projection for Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and P

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514022  Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and P 694 578 -116 -16.71 % 18 45 -12 51 High school diploma or equivalent 

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and P 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    170  25 % 140  24 % -30  -20 % $49,320
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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