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Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Sette

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend grinding and related tools that remove excess material or burrs from surfaces, sharpen edges or corners, or buff, hone, or polish metal or plastic work pieces.

Occupation Projection for Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Sette

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514033  Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Sette 1,867 1,685 -182 -9.75 % 62 124 -18 168 High school diploma or equivalent 

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Sette 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    840  45 % 760  45 % -80  -9 % $39,010
Machinery Manufacturing    270  14 % 240  14 % -30  -12 % $43,350
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    220  12 % 210  12 % -10  -8 % $43,390
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    150  8 % 130  8 % -20  -12 % $33,490
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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