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Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tende

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend lathe and turning machines to turn, bore, thread, form, or face metal or plastic materials, such as wire, rod, or bar stock.

Occupation Projection for Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tende

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514034  Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tende 1,122 1,023 -99 -8.82 % 32 73 -10 95 High school diploma or equivalent 

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tende 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    760  68 % 700  69 % -60  -8 % $49,210
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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