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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).

Occupation Projection for Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
519032  Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,553 1,453 -100 -6.44 % 54 115 -10 159 High school diploma or equivalent 

Cutting and Slicing 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
Paper Manufacturing    490  32 % 350  24 % -140  -29 % $39,950
Printing and Related Support Activities    240  16 % 230  16 % -10  -6 % $36,240
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    160  11 % 170  11 % 10  1 % $38,250
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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