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Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs

in Massachusetts

Drive automobiles, vans, or limousines to transport passengers. May occasionally carry cargo. Includes hearse drivers. Excludes "Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians" (53-3011) and "Bus Drivers" (53-3020).

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
533041  Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 10,148 11,208 1,060 10.45 % 298 106 192 No formal educational credential 

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
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation    4,100  40 % 3,840  34 % -260  -6 % $28,320
Health Care and Social Assistance    1,000  10 % 1,210  11 % 210  20 % $29,470
Social Assistance    580  6 % 700  6 % 120  20 % $28,450
Other Services (except Government)    280  3 % 300  3 % 20  6 % $29,250
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    280  3 % 300  3 % 20  9 % $25,510
Personal and Laundry Services    250  2 % 260  2 % 10  6 % $28,930
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    240  2 % 280  2 % 40  17 % $28,750
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    110  1 % 110  1 % 0  9 % $29,420
Administrative and Support Services    110  1 % 110  1 % 0  9 % $29,420
Ambulatory Health Care Services    100  1 % 140  1 % 40  32 % $31,340
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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