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Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

in Massachusetts

Operate or maintain stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment to provide utilities for buildings or industrial processes. Operate equipment, such as steam engines, generators, motors, turbines, and steam boilers.

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
518021  Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 1,089 1,151 62 5.69 % 36 30 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
Educational Services    240  22 % 260  23 % 20  7 % $65,950
Educational Services    240  22 % 260  23 % 20  7 % $65,950
Health Care and Social Assistance    160  15 % 180  15 % 20  10 % $61,340
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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