Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Department Stores

The following occupations are employed in Department Stores   NAICS Code  452100   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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41-2031 Retail Salespersons
66,600 69,400 2,800
41-2011 Cashiers
25,700 24,800 -900
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
25,300 23,700 -1,600
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
9,000 9,400 400
33-9032 Security Guards
3,100 3,300 200
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43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
2,900 3,000 100
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
2,700 2,900 200
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
2,000 1,600 -400
11-2022 Sales Managers
2,000 2,000 0
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
1,400 1,500 100
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27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
1,300 1,300 0
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
1,300 1,400 100
29-1051 Pharmacists
900 900 0
39-3093 Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants
900 1,000 100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
800 800 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
700 600 -100
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
500 600 100
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
500 500 0
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks
500 500 0
43-4151 Order Clerks
400 400 0
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51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers
300 300 0
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
300 300 0
39-9099 Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other
300 300 0
11-9199 Managers, All Other
300 300 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
200 200 0
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35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
200 200 0
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order
200 200 0
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service Workers
100 100 0
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers
100 100 0
27-1025 Interior Designers
100 100 0
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35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
100 100 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
100 100 0
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
100 100 0
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
100 100 0
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
100 200 100
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
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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