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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).

Occupation Projection for Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
519023  Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,807 1,756 -51 -2.82 % 64 134 -5 193 High school diploma or equivalent 

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 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
Chemical Manufacturing    460  25 % 460  26 % 0  -1 % $38,370
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    190  11 % 200  11 % 10  3 % $41,780
Food Manufacturing    120  7 % 130  8 % 10  11 % $32,290
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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