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Biomedical Engineers

in Massachusetts

Apply knowledge of engineering, biology, and biomechanical principles to the design, development, and evaluation of biological and health systems and products, such as artificial organs, prostheses, instrumentation, medical information systems, and heath management and care delivery systems.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
172031  Biomedical Engineers 2,265 2,769 504 22.25 % 110 50 60 Bachelor's degree 

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
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    890  39 % 1,040  38 % 150  18 % $94,290
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    350  15 % 460  17 % 110  33 % $98,010
Health Care and Social Assistance    150  7 % 200  7 % 50  34 % $76,550
Educational Services    150  7 % 190  7 % 40  28 % $68,400
Educational Services    150  7 % 190  7 % 40  28 % $68,400
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    150  6 % 180  6 % 30  22 % $106,040
Hospitals    150  7 % 200  7 % 50  34 % $76,550