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List of Occupations Employed in Warehousing and Storage

The following occupations are employed in Warehousing and Storage   NAICS Code  493000   (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
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53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
21,600 29,700 8,100
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
9,200 11,900 2,700
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
8,400 11,000 2,600
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
6,400 8,300 1,900
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
3,800 5,100 1,300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
3,500 5,700 2,200
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
2,500 3,200 700
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
1,600 2,300 700
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,600 2,100 500
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
1,500 2,100 600
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
1,200 1,700 500
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
1,100 1,500 400
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
900 1,300 400
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
800 1,000 200
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
800 1,100 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
800 1,100 300
43-4151 Order Clerks
600 700 100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
600 800 200
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
500 600 100
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
400 500 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
400 500 100
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
400 500 100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
400 500 100
33-9032 Security Guards
400 600 200
13-1081 Logisticians
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
300 400 100
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
200 300 100
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
200 300 100
43-9011 Computer Operators
200 200 0
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
200 300 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
200 300 100
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
200 200 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
200 200 0
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
200 200 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
200 300 100
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
200 200 0
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
200 300 100
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks
100 200 100
11-1011 Chief Executives
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
100 100 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
100 200 100
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
100 100 0
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
100 100 0
11-9199 Managers, All Other
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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11-2022 Sales Managers
100 200 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
100 200 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
100 100 0
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
100 100 0
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
100 100 0
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
100 100 0
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
100 100 0
29-1051 Pharmacists
100 200 100
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
100 100 0
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
100 100 0
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
100 200 100
51-9196 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
100 100 0
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other
100 100 0
13-1111 Management Analysts
0 100 100
13-2051 Financial 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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