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Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend machines to mix or blend materials, such as chemicals, tobacco, liquids, color pigments, or explosive ingredients. Excludes "Food Batchmakers" (51-3092).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
519023  Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,988 1,990 0.10 % 43 43 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
Chemical Manufacturing    1,060  53 % 1,070  54 % 10  0 % $38,400
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    220  11 % 220  11 % 0  -1 % $35,760
Food Manufacturing    180  9 % 190  9 % 10  3 % $31,140
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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