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Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other
(SOC Code : 51-4199)
in California

All metalworkers and plastic workers not listed separately.

Employers usually expect an employee in this occupation to be able to do the job after Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months) .

Occupational Wages[Top]
AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
California 20161st Qtr$16.45$11.22$14.91$19.50

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Occupational Projections of Employment (also called "Outlook" or "Demand")[Top]
 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
California 2014 - 20243,1002,900-200-6.550

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Possible Licenses Required and Issuing Authority[Top]
License Title
License Authority
Metal Products Limited Specialty ContractorDepartment of Consumer Affairs
Contractors State License Board
License Information Center

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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
Employment Services 5,57235.5%
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing 2719.3%
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg 9007.2%
Machine Shops and Threaded Products 3,6983.9%
Electrical Equipment and Appliances 1,0681.3%
Architectural and Structural Metals 1,8411.3%

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Training Programs (click on title for more information)[Top]
Program Title
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Precision Metal Working, Other

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