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Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Met

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend heating equipment, such as heat-treating furnaces, flame-hardening machines, induction machines, soaking pits, or vacuum equipment to temper, harden, anneal, or heat-treat metal or plastic objects.

Occupation Projection for Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Met

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514191  Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Met 585 495 -90 -15.38 % 20 37 -9 48 High school diploma or equivalent 

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Met 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
Machinery Manufacturing    150  25 % 130  26 % -20  -13 % $44,770
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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