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Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, or tend paper goods machines that perform a variety of functions, such as converting, sawing, corrugating, banding, wrapping, boxing, stitching, forming, or sealing paper or paperboard sheets into products.

Occupation Projection for Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
519196  Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,121 840 -281 -25.07 % 35 64 -28 71 High school diploma or equivalent 

Paper Goods 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    960  85 % 670  80 % -290  -30 % $37,720
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. (more...)