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Industrial Engineering Technicians

in Massachusetts

Apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production, usually under the direction of engineering staff. May perform time and motion studies on worker operations in a variety of industries for purposes such as establishing standard production rates or improving efficiency.

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
173026  Industrial Engineering Technicians 2,167 2,136 -31 -1.43 % 53 53 Associate's degree 

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
Chemical Manufacturing    610  28 % 630  29 % 20  3 % $59,140
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    530  24 % 490  23 % -40  -8 % $55,910
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    160  7 % 170  8 % 10  4 % $55,600
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    160  7 % 170  8 % 10  4 % $55,600
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    130  6 % 120  6 % -10  -3 % $52,700
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    100  5 % 100  5 % 0  0 % $64,710