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Gas Plant Operators

in Massachusetts

Distribute or process gas for utility companies and others by controlling compressors to maintain specified pressures on main pipelines.

Occupation Projection for Gas Plant Operators

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
518092  Gas Plant Operators 130 125 -5 -3.85 % 10 13 High school diploma or equivalent 

Gas Plant 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
Utilities    130  100 % 130  100 % 0  -4 % $81,240
Utilities    130  100 % 130  100 % 0  -4 % $81,240
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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