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Driver/Sales Workers

in Massachusetts

Drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell or deliver goods, such as food products, including restaurant take-out items, or pick up or deliver items such as commercial laundry. May also take orders, collect payment, or stock merchandise at point of delivery. Includes newspaper delivery drivers. Excludes "Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers" (49-9091) and "Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers" (53-3033).

Occupation Projection for Driver/Sales Workers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
533031  Driver/Sales Workers 8,780 8,503 -277 -3.15 % 366 543 -28 881 High school diploma or equivalent 

Driver/Sales Workers 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
Food Services and Drinking Places    4,450  51 % 4,030  47 % -420  -9 % $29,100
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    510  6 % 550  7 % 40  8 % $29,720
Wholesale Trade    420  5 % 440  5 % 20  5 % $39,050
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing    300  3 % 340  4 % 40  14 % $40,970
Other Services (except Government)    280  3 % 260  3 % -20  -7 % $34,290
Personal and Laundry Services    250  3 % 230  3 % -20  -8 % $35,300
Health and Personal Care Stores    180  2 % 190  2 % 10  5 % $32,730
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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