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Air Traffic Controllers

in Massachusetts

Control air traffic on and within vicinity of airport and movement of air traffic between altitude sectors and control centers according to established procedures and policies. Authorize, regulate, and control commercial airline flights according to government or company regulations to expedite and ensure flight safety.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
532021  Air Traffic Controllers 147 156 6.12 % Associate's degree 

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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