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List of Occupations Employed in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting

The following occupations are employed in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   NAICS Code  110000   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
258,600 290,200 31,600
11-9013 Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers
31,400 34,500 3,100
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm and Ranch Animals
17,500 18,200 700
45-2091 Agricultural Equipment Operators
15,800 18,700 2,900
45-2041 Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products
9,900 11,100 1,200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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45-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers
7,200 7,700 500
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
5,200 5,800 600
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
4,700 5,700 1,000
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
3,600 4,400 800
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
3,600 3,900 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
3,500 3,900 400
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
3,000 3,600 600
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
2,600 3,100 500
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
2,300 2,500 200
49-3041 Farm Equipment Mechanics
2,200 2,500 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-9061 Office Clerks, General
2,200 2,500 300
37-3012 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation
2,000 2,400 400
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
1,800 2,100 300
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
1,400 1,700 300
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
1,400 1,600 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
1,300 1,400 100
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
1,100 1,200 100
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,000 1,200 200
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,000 1,200 200
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
1,000 1,100 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers
1,000 1,200 200
11-1011 Chief Executives
900 1,000 100
43-4071 File Clerks
800 900 100
39-2011 Animal Trainers
800 800 0
45-4022 Logging Equipment Operators
800 800 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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45-2099 Agricultural Workers, All Other
800 800 0
53-2012 Commercial Pilots
700 900 200
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
700 900 200
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
600 700 100
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
600 700 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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45-2021 Animal Breeders
600 600 0
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
600 600 0
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
600 700 100
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
500 500 0
33-9032 Security Guards
500 500 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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13-1074 Farm labor contractors
400 500 100
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
400 400 0
11-2022 Sales Managers
400 500 100
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
400 500 100
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
400 500 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
300 400 100
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
300 300 0
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
300 300 0
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers
300 300 0
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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19-1013 Soil and Plant Scientists
200 200 0
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
200 200 0
45-4021 Fallers
200 100 -100
45-4029 Logging Workers, All Other
200 200 0
11-3031 Financial Managers
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
200 300 100
53-1031 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Trans and Material-Moving Vehicle Operators
200 300 100
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders
200 300 100
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
100 200 100
11-9199 Managers, All Other
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
45-2011 Agricultural Inspectors
100 100 0
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
100 100 0
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
100 200 100
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
100 100 0
43-4151 Order Clerks
100 200 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
0 100 100

Data Notes:

(1)  Source:  These data come from the Industry and Occupation Employment Projections program of the Employment Development Department.  All employment figures have been rounded to the nearest 100.  See the Occupational Projections - Introduction and Methods and the Industry Projections - Introduction and Methods for more information.  Some occupation/industry combinations may not be included to protect employer confidentiality or because the base survey resulted in a large standard error.

Although these Staffing Patterns are not provided below the state level, the Employment Projections by Industry and Occupation are available by county or groups of counties.

(2)  The NAICS - North American Industry Classification System is the nationally recognized system to categorize industries. See the NAICS Division Structure at the U.S. Department of Labor Web site for a complete list of industries and their definitions.

(3)  "SOC Code" - Search for a particular Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code or occupation title at the Bureau of Labor Statistics Web site.

(4) The Training Levels were developed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They are meant to show the education and training needed for someone to perform that occupation. It also reflects the preferred training requirements of most employers. For a complete list of the training levels go to BLS Training Level Definitions

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