Close

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend machines that cut or slice materials, such as glass, stone, cork, rubber, tobacco, food, paper, or insulating material. Excludes "Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders" (51-7040), "Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic" (51-4031), and "Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders" (51-6062).

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
519032  Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,348 1,307 -41 -3.04 % 27 27 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

CSV of this data
Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Paper Manufacturing    600  45 % 600  46 % 0  -0 % $40,050
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    240  18 % 220  17 % -20  -7 % $34,830
Printing and Related Support Activities    150  11 % 130  10 % -20  -11 % $38,740
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. (more...)