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Tool and Die Makers

in Massachusetts

Analyze specifications, lay out metal stock, set up and operate machine tools, and fit and assemble parts to make and repair dies, cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, and machinists' hand tools.

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
514111  Tool and Die Makers 1,129 977 -152 -13.46 % High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
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    330  29 % 290  30 % -40  -11 % $49,650
Machinery Manufacturing    230  20 % 180  18 % -50  -22 % $53,890
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    170  15 % 160  16 % -10  -9 % $52,510
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