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Packers and Packagers, Hand

in Massachusetts

Pack or package by hand a wide variety of products and materials.

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
537064  Packers and Packagers, Hand 13,735 13,672 -63 -0.46 % 365 365 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
Food and Beverage Stores    4,770  35 % 4,260  31 % -510  -11 % $23,810
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    2,910  21 % 3,260  24 % 350  12 % $24,430
Wholesale Trade    1,490  11 % 1,550  11 % 60  4 % $30,520
Food Manufacturing    1,220  9 % 1,260  9 % 40  4 % $27,730
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    960  7 % 1,010  7 % 50  5 % $28,840
Warehousing and Storage    790  6 % 820  6 % 30  3 % $27,670
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    510  4 % 520  4 % 10  2 % $27,130
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    340  2 % 310  2 % -30  -8 % $27,790
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    270  2 % 270  2 % 0  0 % $31,480
Paper Manufacturing    130  1 % 130  1 % 0  2 % $29,040
Printing and Related Support Activities    110  1 % 110  1 % 0  -6 % $29,020
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