Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Grocery Stores

The following occupations are employed in Grocery Stores   NAICS Code  445100   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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41-2011 Cashiers
100,700 110,100 9,400
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
45,200 46,900 1,700
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
23,000 26,500 3,500
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
21,800 22,600 800
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters
17,000 18,900 1,900
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41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers
13,600 15,700 2,100
51-3011 Bakers
6,200 6,800 600
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers
5,100 5,900 800
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
4,700 5,400 700
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
4,300 5,000 700
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35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
4,200 4,900 700
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers
4,000 4,400 400
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
3,500 4,000 500
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
3,500 4,000 500
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
2,600 3,000 400
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43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
2,300 2,700 400
41-2031 Retail Salespersons
2,000 2,300 300
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order
1,700 2,000 300
29-1051 Pharmacists
1,500 1,600 100
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
1,400 1,300 -100
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43-9061 Office Clerks, General
1,300 1,400 100
51-3092 Food Batchmakers
1,300 1,400 100
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
1,300 1,600 300
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
1,200 1,400 200
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
1,000 1,100 100
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13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
800 900 100
27-1023 Floral Designers
700 800 100
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks
600 700 100
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
500 600 100
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
500 500 0
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49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
400 500 100
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters
400 500 100
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides
400 400 0
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant
400 400 0
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
300 300 0
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43-3061 Procurement Clerks
300 300 0
43-9011 Computer Operators
200 100 -100
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
200 200 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
200 200 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
200 200 0
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27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
200 200 0
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food
200 200 0
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks
100 100 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
100 100 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
100 100 0
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13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
100 100 0
27-1024 Graphic Designers
100 100 0
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
100 100 0
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
100 100 0
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
100 100 0
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43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
100 100 0
43-4151 Order Clerks
100 100 0
53-6031 Service Station Attendants
100 100 0
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
100 100 0
11-1011 Chief Executives
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
100 200 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
100 100 0
11-9051 Food Service Managers
100 200 100
13-1021 Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products
100 100 0
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
0 100 100
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15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
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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