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Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend plating or coating machines to coat metal or plastic products with chromium, zinc, copper, cadmium, nickel, or other metal to protect or decorate surfaces. Includes electrolytic processes.

Occupation Projection for Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514193  Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, 1,603 1,375 -228 -14.22 % 38 109 -23 124 High school diploma or equivalent 

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, 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    1,270  79 % 1,100  80 % -170  -13 % $38,950
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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