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Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

in Massachusetts

Command or supervise operations of ships and water vessels, such as tugboats and ferryboats. Required to hold license issued by U.S. Coast Guard. Excludes "Motorboat Operators" (53-5022).

Occupation Projection for Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
535021  Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 481 498 17 3.53 % 16 33 51 Postsecondary non-degree award 

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 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
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation    130  27 % 140  28 % 10  6 % $52,800
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. (more...)