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Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

in Massachusetts

Operate or tend bonding machines that use adhesives to join items for further processing or to form a completed product. Processes include joining veneer sheets into plywood; gluing paper; or joining rubber and rubberized fabric parts, plastic, simulated leather, or other materials. Excludes "Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders" (51-6042).

Occupation Projection for Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
519191  Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders 478 399 -79 -16.53 % 20 27 -8 39 High school diploma or equivalent 

Adhesive Bonding Machine 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    280  59 % 200  51 % -80  -27 % $37,460
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    110  23 % 120  29 % 10  4 % $33,640
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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