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Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers

in Massachusetts

Drive a light vehicle, such as a truck or van, with a capacity of less than 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW), primarily to deliver or pick up merchandise or to deliver packages. May load and unload vehicle. Excludes "Couriers and Messengers" (43-5021) and "Driver/Sales Workers" (53-3031).

Occupation Projection for Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
533033  Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 20,994 22,112 1,118 5.33 % 914 1,354 112 2,380 High school diploma or equivalent 

Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2018
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Wholesale Trade    3,120  15 % 3,270  15 % 150  5 % $39,730
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    2,710  13 % 2,840  13 % 130  5 % $37,190
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    2,370  11 % 2,390  11 % 20  1 % $28,320
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    1,050  5 % 1,130  5 % 80  7 % $38,480
Other Services (except Government)    870  4 % 880  4 % 10  1 % $40,180
Truck Transportation    790  4 % 820  4 % 30  4 % $47,270
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers    680  3 % 710  3 % 30  5 % $38,320
Personal and Laundry Services    600  3 % 580  3 % -20  -3 % $41,780
Food Manufacturing    570  3 % 620  3 % 50  9 % $37,310
Health Care and Social Assistance    560  3 % 600  3 % 40  7 % $31,810
Social Assistance    480  2 % 510  2 % 30  6 % $29,390
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    270  1 % 270  1 % 0  1 % $37,710
Health and Personal Care Stores    260  1 % 270  1 % 10  5 % $34,870
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    230  1 % 240  1 % 10  7 % $38,450
Support Activities for Transportation    210  1 % 230  1 % 20  9 % $41,550
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    180  1 % 200  1 % 20  6 % $42,500
Information    180  1 % 150  1 % -30  -19 % $48,090
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores    130  1 % 120  1 % -10  -8 % $36,490
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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