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Business Operations Specialists, All Other
(SOC Code : 13-1199)
in California

All business operations specialists not listed separately.

Employers are usually looking for candidates with a Bachelor's degree .

Occupational Wages[Top]
AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
California 20171st Qtr$40.31$27.12$36.97$49.74

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Occupational Projections of Employment (also called "Outlook" or "Demand")[Top]
 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
California 2014 - 2024130,900150,70019,80015.13,540

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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in State of California
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 25,4945.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 9984.7%
Colleges and Universities 2,7084.1%
Insurance Carriers 4,0252.7%
Elementary and Secondary Schools 18,0072.7%
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services9,0582.5%
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 1,2722.4%
Employment Services 5,4151.7%
Motion Picture and Video Industries 5,1541.7%
Professional and Similar Organizations 8,7631.6%
Offices of Physicians 43,5631.5%
Depository Credit Intermediation 9,3911.4%
Scientific Research and Development Svc 6,4101.4%
Other Information Services 3,4001.4%
Grantmaking and Giving Services 6141.4%
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing 4151.2%
Natural Gas Distribution 2181.1%
Outpatient Care Centers 9,3821.1%
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support29,2141.0%
Junior Colleges 2211.0%
Computers and Peripheral Equipment 4701.0%
Social Advocacy Organizations 7,6061.0%
Architectural and Engineering Services 19,9981.0%

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About This Occupation (from O*NET - The Occupation Information Network)[Top]
Top Tasks (Specific duties and responsibilities of this job.)
Identify any health or safety issues related to planned weatherization projects.
Inspect newly installed energy-efficient equipment to ensure that it was installed properly and is performing according to specifications.
Examine commercial sites to determine the feasibility of installing equipment that allows building management systems to reduce electricity consumption during peak demand periods.
Verify income eligibility of participants in publicly financed weatherization programs.
Identify and prioritize energy saving measures.
Prepare audit reports containing energy analysis results or recommendations for energy cost savings.
Inspect or evaluate building envelopes, mechanical systems, electrical systems, or process systems to determine the energy consumption of each system.
Collect and analyze field data related to energy usage.
Perform tests such as blower-door tests to locate air leaks.
Calculate potential for energy savings.

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Top Skills used in this Job
Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Complex Problem Solving - Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Judgment and Decision Making - Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

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Top Abilities (Attributes of the person that influence performance in this job.)
Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
Written Comprehension - The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
Problem Sensitivity - The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
Problem Sensitivity - The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
Deductive Reasoning - The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
Written Comprehension - The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.

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Top Work Values (Aspects of this job that create satisfaction.)
Support - Occupations that satisfy this work value offer supportive management that stands behind employees.
Independence - Occupations that satisfy this work value allow employees to work on their own and make decisions.

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Top Interests (The types of activities someone in this job would like.)
Conventional - Conventional occupations frequently involve following set procedures and routines. These occupations can include working with data and details more than with ideas. Usually there is a clear line of authority to follow.
Enterprising - Enterprising occupations frequently involve starting up and carrying out projects. These occupations can involve leading people and making many decisions. Sometimes they require risk taking and often deal with business.

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