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Printing Press Operators

in Massachusetts

Set up and operate digital, letterpress, lithographic, flexographic, gravure, or other printing machines. Includes short-run offset printing presses.

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
515112  Printing Press Operators 3,838 3,603 -235 -6.12 % 58 58 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
Printing and Related Support Activities    2,280  59 % 2,140  59 % -140  -6 % $42,830
Information    310  8 % 220  6 % -90  -29 % $55,960
Paper Manufacturing    220  6 % 230  6 % 10  3 % $43,970
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    130  3 % 130  4 % 0  0 % $39,340
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    130  3 % 130  4 % 0  0 % $39,340
Wholesale Trade    110  3 % 100  3 % -10  -5 % $41,730
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