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List of Occupations Employed in Architectural and Engineering Services

The following occupations are employed in Architectural and Engineering Services   NAICS Code  541300   (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
17-2051 Civil Engineers
18,300 20,600 2,300
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters
10,400 10,100 -300
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval
10,300 11,300 1,000
11-9041 Engineering Managers
6,500 7,200 700
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
4,400 5,300 900
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
4,300 4,800 500
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
4,200 4,600 400
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians
4,200 4,400 200
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
4,100 4,300 200
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
3,900 4,400 500
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
3,700 3,900 200
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors
3,700 4,200 500
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
3,600 3,900 300
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
2,900 3,200 300
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters
2,900 3,300 400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-1022 Surveyors
2,700 2,700 0
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
2,700 3,000 300
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
2,600 2,900 300
17-1012 Landscape Architects
2,500 2,700 200
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
2,000 2,200 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
2,000 1,900 -100
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
1,700 1,900 200
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
1,700 2,100 400
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers
1,600 1,800 200
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
1,600 2,000 400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians
1,600 1,500 -100
19-4031 Chemical Technicians
1,600 1,800 200
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
1,500 1,700 200
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
1,500 1,600 100
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
1,500 1,600 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners
1,200 1,300 100
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
1,100 1,100 0
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers
1,100 1,300 200
19-2031 Chemists
1,100 1,200 100
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,100 1,300 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
1,100 1,300 200
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
1,000 1,100 100
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health
900 900 0
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
900 900 0
13-1111 Management Analysts
900 1,100 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-9021 Construction Managers
800 900 100
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
800 800 0
27-1025 Interior Designers
800 900 100
19-4021 Biological Technicians
800 900 100
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
800 800 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
800 900 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
700 800 100
47-2061 Construction Laborers
700 700 0
19-4041 Geological and Petroleum Technicians
700 800 100
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
700 800 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
700 900 200
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
700 900 200
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
700 700 0
27-1024 Graphic Designers
600 700 100
27-3042 Technical Writers
600 700 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
600 600 0
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
600 700 100
17-3021 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
600 800 200
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians
600 600 0
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
600 700 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
600 600 0
11-2021 Marketing Managers
500 600 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
500 500 0
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
500 600 100
11-9199 Managers, All Other
500 500 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-1051 Cost Estimators
500 500 0
13-1081 Logisticians
400 500 100
13-2051 Financial Analysts
400 400 0
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
400 400 0
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
400 500 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-1011 Chief Executives
400 400 0
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
400 400 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
300 300 0
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
300 300 0
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
51-4041 Machinists
300 300 0
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
300 300 0
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians
300 300 0
19-2043 Hydrologists
300 300 0
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1131 Computer Programmers
300 300 0
17-3019 Drafters, All Other
300 300 0
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers
300 400 100
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
200 300 100
11-3061 Purchasing Managers
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
200 200 0
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
200 200 0
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts
200 300 100
17-2021 Agricultural Engineers
200 200 0
17-2041 Chemical Engineers
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1141 Database Administrators
200 300 100
13-2031 Budget Analysts
200 200 0
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
200 200 0
23-1011 Lawyers
200 300 100
19-3091 Anthropologists and Archeologists
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
200 200 0
19-1022 Microbiologists
200 200 0
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other
200 200 0
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
200 200 0
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-4071 File Clerks
200 200 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
200 200 0
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
100 100 0
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
100 100 0
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
27-3041 Editors
100 100 0
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
100 100 0
51-9199 Production Workers, All other
100 100 0
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
100 100 0
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
100 100 0
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
100 100 0
19-2012 Physicists
100 100 0
19-1012 Food Scientists and Technologists
100 100 0
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
41-9031 Sales Engineers
100 100 0
19-4092 Forensic Science Technicians
100 100 0
33-9032 Security Guards
100 100 0
15-1143 Computer Network Architects*
100 200 100
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
15-1122 Information Security Analysts
100 100 0
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
100 100 0
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers
100 200 100
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
100 100 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
100 200 100
17-2131 Materials Engineers
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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