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List of Occupations Employed in Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers

The following occupations are employed in Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   NAICS Code  423400   (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
41-4012 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Except Technical and Scientific Products
6,800 6,900 100
41-4011 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Technical and Scientific Products
5,600 5,600 0
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
4,500 4,600 100
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
3,400 3,400 0
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
3,300 3,300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
3,200 3,100 -100
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
2,700 2,800 100
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
2,700 2,700 0
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
1,900 2,000 100
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
1,900 1,900 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,900 1,600 -300
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
1,800 1,900 100
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,800 1,800 0
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,600 1,600 0
11-2022 Sales Managers
1,500 1,500 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
1,500 1,500 0
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,400 1,300 -100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
1,300 1,300 0
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
1,300 1,500 200
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
1,300 1,400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-2021 Marketing Managers
1,200 1,300 100
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
1,200 1,200 0
51-2092 Team Assemblers
1,100 1,100 0
43-4151 Order Clerks
1,000 900 -100
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
900 900 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-3031 Financial Managers
800 800 0
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
700 700 0
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
600 600 0
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
600 600 0
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers
600 700 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
600 500 -100
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
600 500 -100
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
600 600 0
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers
600 700 100
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
600 600 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
600 600 0
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
600 600 0
41-9031 Sales Engineers
500 500 0
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
500 500 0
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
500 500 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
500 500 0
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers
500 500 0
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
400 400 0
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
400 400 0
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
400 400 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
400 400 0
13-1081 Logisticians
400 400 0
13-1111 Management Analysts
400 400 0
13-2051 Financial Analysts
400 400 0
11-9041 Engineering Managers
400 400 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
300 300 0
11-9199 Managers, All Other
300 300 0
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
300 300 0
27-1024 Graphic Designers
300 300 0
15-1131 Computer Programmers
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-1011 Chief Executives
300 300 0
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers
300 300 0
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
300 300 0
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
200 200 0
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
200 200 0
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
200 200 0
15-1143 Computer Network Architects*
200 200 0
15-1134 Web Developers
200 200 0
15-1141 Database Administrators
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
41-9041 Telemarketers
200 200 0
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
200 200 0
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
200 200 0
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
200 200 0
11-3061 Purchasing Managers
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-3131 Training and Development Managers
100 100 0
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
100 100 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
100 100 0
23-1011 Lawyers
100 100 0
41-2031 Retail Salespersons
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
100 100 0
13-2031 Budget Analysts
100 100 0
13-2041 Credit Analysts
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
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
100 200 100
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
100 100 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
100 100 0
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
100 100 0
49-9061 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-9069 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other
100 100 0
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
100 100 0
53-1031 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Trans and Material-Moving Vehicle Operators
100 100 0
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
100 100 0
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
100 100 0

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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