Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Scientific Research and Development Svc

The following occupations are employed in Scientific Research and Development Svc   NAICS Code  541700   (2).

This list is sorted by the 2010 employment from largest to smallest.  Return to the Search Page.

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2010 2020 Numeric
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19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
9,700 13,500 3,800
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers
7,700 9,800 2,100
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
4,700 5,900 1,200
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers
4,000 4,600 600
19-4021 Biological Technicians
4,000 4,600 600
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
3,400 3,900 500
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists
3,300 4,500 1,200
11-9041 Engineering Managers
3,300 3,800 500
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers
3,200 3,700 500
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
3,200 3,600 400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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19-2031 Chemists
3,100 3,300 200
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
2,700 2,700 0
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
2,600 3,300 700
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
1,800 2,300 500
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
1,700 1,900 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,700 1,900 200
15-1131 Computer Programmers
1,600 1,600 0
19-2012 Physicists
1,400 1,500 100
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
1,300 1,500 200
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,200 1,200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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19-4031 Chemical Technicians
1,100 1,100 0
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
1,100 1,300 200
11-3031 Financial Managers
1,000 1,100 100
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
1,000 1,400 400
19-1022 Microbiologists
1,000 1,300 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-2071 Electrical Engineers
1,000 1,300 300
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
1,000 1,100 100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
900 1,000 100
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
900 1,100 200
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
900 1,000 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-2031 Biomedical Engineers
900 1,700 800
15-1150 Computer Support Specialists
900 1,000 100
13-1111 Management Analysts
900 1,000 100
13-2051 Financial Analysts
800 900 100
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
800 1,000 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
800 1,000 200
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other
800 1,000 200
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other
800 900 100
11-2021 Marketing Managers
800 900 100
11-1011 Chief Executives
700 700 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
700 800 100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
700 800 100
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
700 800 100
19-1013 Soil and Plant Scientists
700 900 200
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
700 900 200
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11-9199 Managers, All Other
700 800 100
13-1078 Human resources, labor relations, and training specialists, all other
600 700 100
13-1081 Logisticians
600 800 200
15-1111 Computer and Information Research Scientists
600 600 0
15-1799 Computer Occupations, All Other
600 700 100
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17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
600 700 100
23-1011 Lawyers
600 700 100
41-9031 Sales Engineers
600 600 0
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
600 700 100
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
500 600 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
500 500 0
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
500 600 100
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
500 500 0
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
500 500 0
17-2041 Chemical Engineers
500 700 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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19-1012 Food Scientists and Technologists
500 500 0
19-2032 Materials Scientists
500 600 100
15-1179 Information Security Analysts, Web Developers, and Computer Network Archite
500 500 0
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
400 400 0
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants
400 400 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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15-2041 Statisticians
400 400 0
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
400 400 0
19-4061 Social Science Research Assistants
400 400 0
51-9399 Production Workers, All other*
400 500 100
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
400 500 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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11-2022 Sales Managers
400 400 0
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
400 500 100
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
400 400 0
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
300 300 0
27-3042 Technical Writers
300 300 0
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19-3041 Sociologists
300 300 0
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
300 300 0
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
300 300 0
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
300 300 0
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-2161 Nuclear Engineers
300 300 0
19-1099 Life Scientists, All Other
300 300 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
300 400 100
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers
300 300 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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11-3121 Human Resources Managers
300 400 100
11-3061 Purchasing Managers
200 300 100
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts
200 200 0
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians
200 200 0
19-2021 Atmospheric and Space Scientists
200 200 0
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19-3011 Economists
200 200 0
27-1024 Graphic Designers
200 300 100
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
200 200 0
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
200 300 100
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
200 200 0
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31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
200 200 0
19-3099 Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other
200 200 0
19-4011 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
200 300 100
19-3022 Survey Researchers
200 200 0
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
200 200 0
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51-2092 Team Assemblers
200 200 0
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
200 200 0
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
200 300 100
51-8091 Chemical Plant and System Operators
100 100 0
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
100 100 0
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51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
100 100 0
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
100 100 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
100 200 100
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
100 100 0
43-9111 Statistical Assistants
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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47-2111 Electricians
100 100 0
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
100 100 0
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
100 100 0
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
100 100 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
100 100 0
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23-2099 Legal Support Workers, All Other
100 100 0
25-3999 All Other Teachers, Primary, Secondary, and Adult
100 100 0
25-4021 Librarians
100 200 100
25-4031 Library Technicians
100 100 0
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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27-3041 Editors
100 200 100
21-1091 Health Educators
100 100 0
19-3091 Anthropologists and Archeologists
100 100 0
31-9799 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other*
100 100 0
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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33-9032 Security Guards
100 200 100
27-3043 Writers and Authors
100 100 0
29-1111 Registered Nurses*
100 200 100
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
100 100 0
27-1011 Art Directors
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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27-1021 Commercial and Industrial Designers
100 100 0
19-1041 Epidemiologists
100 100 0
19-2011 Astronomers
100 100 0
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
100 100 0
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
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17-2131 Materials Engineers
100 200 100
17-2051 Civil Engineers
100 100 0
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
100 100 0
15-1141 Database Administrators
100 200 100
13-2031 Budget Analysts
100 200 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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13-1051 Cost Estimators
100 100 0
13-1121 Meeting and Convention Planners
100 100 0
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
100 200 100
11-3111 Compensation and Benefits Managers
100 100 0
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
0 100 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters
0 100 100
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
0 100 100
43-3061 Procurement Clerks
0 100 100
43-9799 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other*
0 100 100
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
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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