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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).

Occupation Projection for Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
517011  Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 913 972 59 6.46 % 44 52 102 High school diploma or equivalent 

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 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
Wood Product Manufacturing    360  39 % 370  38 % 10  4 % $41,820
Construction    310  34 % 350  36 % 40  13 % $48,280
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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