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Chemical Plant and System Operators

in Massachusetts

Control or operate entire chemical processes or system of machines.

Occupation Projection for Chemical Plant and System Operators

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
518091  Chemical Plant and System Operators 226 250 24 10.62 % 18 26 High school diploma or equivalent 

Chemical Plant and System Operators 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
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    180  81 % 210  83 % 30  14 % $63,560
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    180  81 % 210  83 % 30  14 % $63,560
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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