Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Other General Merchandise Stores

The following occupations are employed in Other General Merchandise Stores   NAICS Code  452900   (2).

This list is sorted by the 2012 employment from largest to smallest.  Return to the Search Page.

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
41-2011 Cashiers
33,800 45,900 12,100
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
25,300 33,300 8,000
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers
9,700 14,300 4,600
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
8,600 12,700 4,100
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
3,200 4,700 1,500
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
3,000 4,400 1,400
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
2,300 3,400 1,100
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,900 2,800 900
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
1,900 2,800 900
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
1,600 2,300 700
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters
1,300 1,900 600
29-1051 Pharmacists
1,200 1,800 600
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers
1,100 1,600 500
33-9032 Security Guards
800 1,200 400
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
500 600 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
43-4151 Order Clerks
200 300 100
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
200 200 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
100 200 100
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
100 200 100

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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