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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).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
533031  Driver/Sales Workers 8,158 8,534 376 4.61 % 177 38 139 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Accommodation and Food Services    2,280  28 % 2,490  29 % 210  9 % $27,110
Food Services and Drinking Places    2,280  28 % 2,490  29 % 210  9 % $27,110
Wholesale Trade    2,020  25 % 2,150  25 % 130  6 % $40,590
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    1,480  18 % 1,590  19 % 110  8 % $40,540
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    670  8 % 710  8 % 40  7 % $27,110
Food Manufacturing    390  5 % 410  5 % 20  5 % $42,690
Other Services (except Government)    370  5 % 360  4 % -10  -4 % $33,060
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    170  2 % 190  2 % 20  8 % $35,250
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing    170  2 % 180  2 % 10  4 % $40,130
Health and Personal Care Stores    140  2 % 130  2 % -10  -1 % $33,200
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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