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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).

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
535021  Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 585 621 36 6.15 % 27 23 Postsecondary non-degree award 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation    180  30 % 190  30 % 10  7 % $49,660
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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