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Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

in Massachusetts

Mold, shape, form, cast, or carve products such as food products, figurines, tile, pipes, and candles consisting of clay, glass, plaster, concrete, stone, or combinations of materials.

Occupation Projection for Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
519195  Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 1,194 1,248 54 4.52 % 47 75 127 High school diploma or equivalent 

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 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
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing    440  37 % 450  36 % 10  3 % $42,130
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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