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Environmental Engineers

in Massachusetts

Research, design, plan, or perform engineering duties in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental hazards using various engineering disciplines. Work may include waste treatment, site remediation, or pollution control technology.

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
172081  Environmental Engineers 3,226 3,469 243 7.53 % 115 24 91 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    1,450  45 % 1,690  49 % 240  17 % $95,110
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,450  45 % 1,690  49 % 240  17 % $95,110
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    1,110  34 % 1,100  32 % -10  -1 % $81,900
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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