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List of Occupations Employed in Mining (except Oil and Gas)

The following occupations are employed in Mining (except Oil and Gas)   NAICS Code  212000   (2).

This list is sorted by the 2012 employment from largest to smallest.  Return to the Search Page.

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
600 600 0
47-5041 Continuous Mining Machine Operators
400 400 0
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
300 300 0
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
300 300 0
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
200 300 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
47-2061 Construction Laborers
200 200 0
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
200 100 -100
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
100 100 0
47-5099 Extraction Workers, All Other
100 100 0
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
100 100 0
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
100 100 0
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
100 100 0
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders
100 100 0
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
47-2111 Electricians
100 100 0
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
100 100 0
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
100 200 100
47-5081 Helpers--Extraction Workers
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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