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Machine Feeders and Offbearers

in Massachusetts

Feed materials into or remove materials from machines or equipment that is automatic or tended by other workers.

Occupation Projection for Machine Feeders and Offbearers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
537063  Machine Feeders and Offbearers 2,078 2,000 -78 -3.75 % 110 164 -8 266 No formal educational credential 

Machine Feeders and Offbearers 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
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    470  23 % 520  26 % 50  11 % $30,990
Paper Manufacturing    350  17 % 250  12 % -100  -29 % $34,860
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    120  6 % 120  6 % 0  5 % $29,110
Food Manufacturing    100  5 % 110  6 % 10  8 % $31,170
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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