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Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

in Massachusetts

Cut, shape, and assemble wooden articles or set up and operate a variety of woodworking machines, such as power saws, jointers, and mortisers to surface, cut, or shape lumber or to fabricate parts for wood products. Excludes "Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders" (51-7040).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
517011  Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 1,882 1,952 70 3.72 % 22 15 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
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing    900  48 % 930  48 % 30  4 % $43,670
Wood Product Manufacturing    420  22 % 460  24 % 40  10 % $39,950
Construction    180  10 % 190  10 % 10  2 % $46,100
Specialty Trade Contractors    160  8 % 160  8 % 0  1 % $46,290
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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