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List of Occupations Employed in Building Equipment Contractors

The following occupations are employed in Building Equipment Contractors   NAICS Code  238200   (2).

This list is sorted by the 2014 employment from largest to smallest.  Return to the Search Page.

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-2111 Electricians
40,000 56,100 16,100
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
27,700 37,200 9,500
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
15,300 21,600 6,300
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
6,400 8,900 2,500
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers
6,300 8,100 1,800
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
5,500 7,100 1,600
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
5,200 7,100 1,900
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
5,100 7,000 1,900
47-2061 Construction Laborers
4,900 6,900 2,000
49-2022 Telecommunications Equip Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
4,200 5,900 1,700
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-3013 Helpers--Electricians
3,900 5,400 1,500
11-9021 Construction Managers
3,900 4,800 900
13-1051 Cost Estimators
3,900 5,400 1,500
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
3,600 4,200 600
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
3,600 4,700 1,100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
3,100 4,400 1,300
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
2,700 3,700 1,000
47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
2,500 3,300 800
47-2231 Solar Photovoltaic Installers
2,300 3,500 1,200
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
2,000 2,700 700
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
1,500 2,000 500
47-4021 Elevator Installers and Repairers
1,500 2,000 500
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
1,200 1,700 500
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,200 1,600 400
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
1,100 1,500 400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
1,100 1,600 500
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
1,100 1,400 300
47-2132 Insulation Workers, Mechanical
900 1,400 500
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters
900 1,200 300
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
800 1,000 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
800 1,100 300
49-9044 Millwrights
800 1,200 400
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
800 1,100 300
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
700 1,000 300
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
600 800 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
600 800 200
11-3031 Financial Managers
600 800 200
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters
500 600 100
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
400 600 200
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
400 600 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-9011 Mechanical Door Repairers
400 500 100
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
400 500 100
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
300 400 100
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
300 400 100
11-1011 Chief Executives
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
300 400 100
17-2051 Civil Engineers
300 500 200
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
300 400 100
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
300 300 0
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
200 300 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
200 200 0
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
200 300 100
41-9031 Sales Engineers
200 300 100
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
200 300 100
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-2011 Boilermakers
200 200 0
47-2031 Carpenters
200 200 0
11-2022 Sales Managers
200 300 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
200 300 100
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
200 300 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
200 300 100
15-1131 Computer Programmers
200 200 0
11-9199 Managers, All Other
200 300 100
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
100 100 0
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors
100 100 0
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers
100 100 0
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
100 100 0
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
100 100 0
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
51-4041 Machinists
100 100 0
53-1031 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Trans and Material-Moving Vehicle Operators
100 100 0
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
100 200 100
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
100 200 100
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
100 200 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
100 100 0
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
100 100 0
17-3019 Drafters, All Other
100 100 0
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
100 200 100
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
0 100 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-2021 Marketing Managers
0 100 100
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
0 100 100
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
0 100 100
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
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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