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Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity

in Massachusetts

Drive bus or motor coach, including regular route operations, charters, and private carriage. May assist passengers with baggage. May collect fares or tickets.

Occupation Projection for Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
533021  Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 5,026 5,692 666 13.25 % 420 219 67 706 High school diploma or equivalent 

Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 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
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation    2,680  53 % 3,170  56 % 490  18 % $46,270
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    1,720  34 % 1,820  32 % 100  6 % $69,840
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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