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Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend machines to coat or paint any of a wide variety of products including, glassware, cloth, ceramics, metal, plastic, paper, or wood, with lacquer, silver, copper, rubber, varnish, glaze, enamel, oil, or rust-proofing materials. Excludes "Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic" (51-4193) and "Painters, Transportation Equipment" (51-9122).

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
519121  Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,726 1,722 -4 -0.23 % 33 33 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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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
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    390  22 % 400  23 % 10  4 % $39,980
Paper Manufacturing    280  16 % 270  16 % -10  -1 % $41,180
Machinery Manufacturing    250  15 % 220  13 % -30  -11 % $38,520
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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