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Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

in Massachusetts

Perform precision smoothing, sharpening, polishing, or grinding of metal objects.

Occupation Projection for Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
514194  Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 188 184 -4 -2.13 % 17 23 High school diploma or equivalent 

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 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    120  65 % 120  67 % 0  2 % $39,150
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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