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Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend woodworking machines, such as drill presses, lathes, shapers, routers, sanders, planers, and wood nailing machines. May operate CNC equipment.

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
517042  Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 357 367 10 2.80 % High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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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    160  45 % 160  43 % 0  -1 % $37,830
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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