Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Employment Services

The following occupations are employed in Employment Services   NAICS Code  561300   (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
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53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
65,700 87,800 22,100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
30,700 36,500 5,800
51-2092 Team Assemblers
13,100 17,500 4,400
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers
12,800 17,100 4,300
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
10,000 13,400 3,400
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43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
10,000 13,400 3,400
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
9,600 12,900 3,300
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
9,200 13,200 4,000
47-2061 Construction Laborers
9,000 12,000 3,000
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
8,100 10,900 2,800
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43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
7,300 8,800 1,500
51-9199 Production Workers, All other
6,300 8,400 2,100
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
5,200 7,000 1,800
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
5,100 6,900 1,800
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
5,000 6,700 1,700
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29-1141 Registered Nurses
4,900 6,500 1,600
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
4,600 5,600 1,000
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses
4,300 5,800 1,500
39-9021 Personal and Home Care Aides
4,200 5,600 1,400
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
4,100 5,200 1,100
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43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
3,800 3,300 -500
31-1014 Nursing Assistants
3,800 5,100 1,300
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
3,700 4,900 1,200
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
3,700 4,200 500
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
3,700 4,500 800
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11-1021 General and Operations Managers
3,700 4,900 1,200
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
3,200 4,300 1,100
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
3,100 4,200 1,100
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
2,900 3,800 900
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
2,700 2,900 200
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41-2011 Cashiers
2,600 3,200 600
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
2,600 3,500 900
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
2,600 3,400 800
41-2031 Retail Salespersons
2,400 3,200 800
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
2,300 3,000 700
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15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
2,200 2,900 700
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
2,200 3,000 800
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
2,200 3,000 800
13-1111 Management Analysts
2,100 2,800 700
51-4041 Machinists
1,900 2,500 600
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47-2031 Carpenters
1,800 2,400 600
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters
1,800 2,400 600
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers
1,700 2,300 600
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,500 2,000 500
43-4071 File Clerks
1,500 1,700 200
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15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
1,500 2,000 500
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
1,400 1,900 500
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,400 1,900 500
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
1,300 1,900 600
15-1131 Computer Programmers
1,300 1,500 200
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15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
1,200 1,400 200
51-4199 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other
1,200 1,600 400
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
1,200 1,500 300
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
1,100 1,500 400
29-1071 Physician Assistants
1,100 1,400 300
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31-9092 Medical Assistants
1,100 1,500 400
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
1,000 1,400 400
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Operators, Metal and Plastic
1,000 1,200 200
11-9199 Managers, All Other
1,000 1,400 400
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
1,000 1,500 500
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29-1062 Family and General Practitioners
900 1,300 400
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
900 1,300 400
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
800 900 100
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists
800 1,100 300
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
700 900 200
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43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
700 900 200
45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
700 900 200
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
700 900 200
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
700 1,000 300
19-2031 Chemists
700 1,000 300
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17-2199 Engineers, All Other
600 800 200
25-3098 Substitute teachers
600 800 200
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
600 800 200
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
600 800 200
35-3011 Bartenders
600 800 200
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35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
500 700 200
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
500 600 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
500 600 100
27-3042 Technical Writers
500 600 100
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
500 700 200
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19-1012 Food Scientists and Technologists
500 700 200
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
500 600 100
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
400 600 200
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
400 600 200
15-1134 Web Developers
400 500 100
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17-2112 Industrial Engineers
400 500 100
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
400 500 100
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
400 500 100
23-1011 Lawyers
400 600 200
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
400 500 100
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51-9196 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
400 500 100
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
400 400 0
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
400 600 200
51-4012 Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers
400 600 200
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
400 500 100
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35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
400 500 100
35-9021 Dishwashers
400 500 100
35-9099 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other
400 600 200
31-9097 Phlebotomists
400 500 100
29-2055 Surgical Technologists
400 500 100
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43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
400 400 0
47-2111 Electricians
400 600 200
43-9011 Computer Operators
300 300 0
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
300 400 100
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists
300 500 200
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29-1122 Occupational Therapists
300 500 200
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
300 400 100
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
300 300 0
49-2022 Telecommunications Equip Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
300 400 100
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
300 400 100
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51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
300 400 100
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
300 300 0
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
300 400 100
51-3011 Bakers
300 500 200
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
300 400 100
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11-2022 Sales Managers
300 400 100
51-9141 Semiconductor Processors
300 400 100
29-1051 Pharmacists
300 400 100
27-1024 Graphic Designers
300 500 200
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
300 400 100
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15-1141 Database Administrators
300 400 100
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
300 300 0
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
300 400 100
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
300 400 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers
200 300 100
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
200 300 100
15-1143 Computer Network Architects*
200 300 100
13-2051 Financial Analysts
200 300 100
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
200 200 0
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19-1022 Microbiologists
200 200 0
19-1099 Life Scientists, All Other
200 200 0
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
200 200 0
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other
200 300 100
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
200 200 0
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19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
200 300 100
11-1011 Chief Executives
200 300 100
11-2021 Marketing Managers
200 200 0
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
200 200 0
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
200 200 0
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47-4099 Construction and Related Workers, All Other
200 200 0
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
200 300 100
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
200 300 100
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
200 300 100
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
200 300 100
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29-1171 Nurse Practitioners
200 300 100
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant
200 300 100
31-9091 Dental Assistants
200 200 0
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
200 300 100
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
200 300 100
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43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
200 300 100
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers
200 300 100
39-9099 Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other
200 200 0
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
200 300 100
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers
100 200 100
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43-3061 Procurement Clerks
100 100 0
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
100 100 0
43-4151 Order Clerks
100 100 0
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents
100 100 0
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
100 100 0
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31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
100 200 100
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers
100 100 0
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers
100 200 100
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
100 100 0
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
100 100 0
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29-2021 Dental Hygienists
100 100 0
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists
100 100 0
49-9044 Millwrights
100 100 0
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers
100 200 100
51-2011 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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51-5113 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
100 200 100
51-6099 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other
100 200 100
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
100 200 100
47-3019 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other
100 100 0
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
100 100 0
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47-2081 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
100 100 0
51-7031 Model Makers, Wood
100 100 0
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
100 100 0
51-3092 Food Batchmakers
100 200 100
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians
100 100 0
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53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
100 100 0
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
100 100 0
53-3099 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other
100 200 100
19-4021 Biological Technicians
100 100 0
19-4031 Chemical Technicians
100 200 100
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21-1012 Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors
100 200 100
21-1091 Health Educators
100 100 0
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists
100 100 0
21-1094 Community Health Workers*
100 100 0
27-3041 Editors
100 200 100
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27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians
100 100 0
17-3019 Drafters, All Other
100 100 0
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters
100 100 0
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
100 200 100
15-1111 Computer and Information Research Scientists
100 100 0
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15-1122 Information Security Analysts
100 100 0
17-2051 Civil Engineers
100 100 0
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
100 100 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
100 200 100
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
100 200 100
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11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers
0 100 100
11-9041 Engineering Managers
0 100 100
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers
0 100 100
13-1081 Logisticians
0 100 100
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians
0 100 100
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27-3043 Writers and Authors
0 100 100
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators
0 100 100
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Operators, Metal and Plastic
0 100 100
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
0 100 100
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
0 100 100
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29-1131 Veterinarians
0 100 100
37-1012 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Wrkrs
0 100 100
39-9011 Child Care Workers
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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