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List of Occupations Employed in Building Finishing Contractors

The following occupations are employed in Building Finishing Contractors   NAICS Code  238300   (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
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
21,400 30,400 9,000
47-2081 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
16,400 22,200 5,800
47-2031 Carpenters
12,700 17,400 4,700
47-2161 Plasterers and Stucco Masons
5,500 7,100 1,600
47-2044 Tile and Marble Setters
4,800 6,700 1,900
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-2082 Tapers
4,600 6,200 1,600
47-2041 Carpet Installers
4,300 5,300 1,000
47-2061 Construction Laborers
3,300 4,900 1,600
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
2,900 4,000 1,100
13-1051 Cost Estimators
2,600 3,600 1,000
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
2,300 3,100 800
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
2,100 3,000 900
47-3014 Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons
1,800 2,500 700
11-9021 Construction Managers
1,700 2,100 400
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
1,700 2,300 600
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,600 1,900 300
47-3011 Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters
1,600 2,200 600
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
1,500 2,100 600
47-2131 Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall
1,300 1,700 400
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,300 1,700 400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-2042 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles
1,200 1,900 700
49-9011 Mechanical Door Repairers
800 1,100 300
47-3019 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other
700 900 200
47-2053 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers
700 1,000 300
47-2121 Glaziers
600 900 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
600 900 300
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters
500 700 200
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
500 600 100
51-9195 Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic
400 500 100
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
400 600 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-2043 Floor Sanders and Finishers
400 500 100
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
400 500 100
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
400 600 200
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
300 400 100
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
300 400 100
47-2132 Insulation Workers, Mechanical
300 400 100
47-2181 Roofers
300 400 100
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
300 400 100
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-3031 Financial Managers
200 300 100
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
200 200 0
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers
200 200 0
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
200 300 100
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
47-2022 Stonemasons
200 200 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
100 100 0
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters
100 100 0
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
100 200 100
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
100 200 100
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
100 200 100
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
100 100 0
47-2111 Electricians
100 100 0
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-1011 Chief Executives
100 200 100
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
100 100 0
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
0 100 100
13-1111 Management Analysts
0 100 100
41-9041 Telemarketers
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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