Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers

The following occupations are employed in Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   NAICS Code  423400   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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2012 2022 Numeric
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41-4011 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Technical and Scientific Products
6,900 7,700 800
41-4012 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Except Technical and Scientific Products
5,400 6,000 600
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
5,200 5,800 600
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
3,300 3,400 100
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
2,900 3,200 300
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11-1021 General and Operations Managers
2,800 3,100 300
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
2,700 3,000 300
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
2,400 2,500 100
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
2,200 2,500 300
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
2,200 2,400 200
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43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,900 2,100 200
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
1,800 2,300 500
11-2022 Sales Managers
1,600 1,800 200
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
1,600 1,700 100
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,500 1,700 200
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51-2092 Team Assemblers
1,400 1,600 200
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,400 1,500 100
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,300 1,500 200
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
1,100 1,200 100
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers
1,000 1,300 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
900 1,000 100
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
900 1,000 100
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
800 900 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
800 900 100
43-4151 Order Clerks
800 800 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers
800 900 100
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
700 700 0
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
700 800 100
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
700 800 100
13-1111 Management Analysts
600 600 0
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53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
600 700 100
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
600 600 0
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
500 600 100
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
500 500 0
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
500 500 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
500 600 100
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
500 600 100
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
500 500 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
500 500 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
400 400 0
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13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
400 400 0
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
400 400 0
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers
400 400 0
11-1011 Chief Executives
400 400 0
41-9031 Sales Engineers
400 400 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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41-9041 Telemarketers
300 400 100
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
300 300 0
27-1024 Graphic Designers
300 300 0
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
300 400 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
300 300 0
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
300 400 100
51-9199 Production Workers, All other
300 300 0
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
300 300 0
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
300 300 0
13-2051 Financial Analysts
300 400 100
13-1081 Logisticians
300 500 200
15-1131 Computer Programmers
300 300 0
15-1141 Database Administrators
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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11-3061 Purchasing Managers
200 200 0
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
200 300 100
11-9041 Engineering Managers
200 300 100
11-9199 Managers, All Other
200 300 100
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
200 200 0
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51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
200 200 0
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
200 100 -100
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
200 300 100
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
200 200 0
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-2199 Engineers, All Other
200 200 0
15-1143 Computer Network Architects*
200 200 0
27-1025 Interior Designers
100 100 0
27-3042 Technical Writers
100 100 0
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-2112 Industrial Engineers
100 200 100
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
100 100 0
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
100 100 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
100 100 0
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
100 0 -100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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23-1011 Lawyers
100 100 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
100 100 0
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks
100 100 0
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
100 100 0
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
100 100 0
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43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
100 100 0
53-1031 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Trans and Material-Moving Vehicle Operators
100 100 0
49-9061 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
100 100 0
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
100 100 0
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
100 100 0
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11-3121 Human Resources Managers
100 200 100
15-1122 Information Security Analysts
100 100 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
100 100 0
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
100 100 0
15-1134 Web Developers
0 100 100
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27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
0 100 100
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts
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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