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List of Occupations Employed in Offices of Physicians

The following occupations are employed in Offices of Physicians   NAICS Code  621100   (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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31-9092 Medical Assistants
50,200 64,900 14,700
43-6013 Medical Secretaries
21,800 28,200 6,400
29-1141 Registered Nurses
17,100 22,100 5,000
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
14,900 19,300 4,400
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
11,800 15,200 3,400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-1062 Family and General Practitioners
10,500 12,200 1,700
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
9,600 12,400 2,800
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
8,100 10,500 2,400
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
7,400 9,000 1,600
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
6,600 8,500 1,900
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-1071 Physician Assistants
5,200 7,400 2,200
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners
4,900 7,300 2,400
29-1067 Surgeons
4,600 6,000 1,400
29-1063 Internists, General
4,400 5,100 700
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
4,300 5,600 1,300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-2034 Radiologic Technologists
3,900 4,800 900
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
3,500 4,500 1,000
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
3,300 4,300 1,000
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
3,200 4,100 900
29-1065 Pediatricians, General
3,200 3,700 500
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
2,500 2,800 300
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
2,500 3,200 700
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
2,400 3,100 700
29-1051 Pharmacists
2,400 3,100 700
43-4071 File Clerks
2,300 2,600 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-1061 Anesthesiologists
2,200 2,800 600
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists
2,000 2,500 500
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
2,000 2,300 300
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,900 2,300 400
29-1123 Physical Therapists
1,700 2,200 500
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
1,600 2,000 400
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
1,500 1,700 200
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
1,400 1,900 500
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other
1,400 1,900 500
29-2055 Surgical Technologists
1,400 1,800 400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
1,300 1,600 300
29-1041 Optometrists
1,200 1,600 400
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
1,200 1,800 600
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing
1,200 1,500 300
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
1,200 1,500 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other
1,100 1,400 300
29-1066 Psychiatrists
1,100 1,400 300
31-1014 Nursing Assistants
1,000 1,300 300
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides
1,000 1,300 300
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
1,000 1,300 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
900 1,100 200
31-9097 Phlebotomists
900 1,200 300
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
900 1,200 300
31-9091 Dental Assistants
900 1,100 200
21-1022 Medical and Public Health Social Workers
900 1,200 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
900 1,200 300
21-1094 Community Health Workers*
800 1,000 200
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides
800 1,000 200
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
800 1,000 200
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
800 1,100 300
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
700 600 -100
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
700 800 100
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
700 900 200
21-1091 Health Educators
700 1,000 300
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
600 800 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
600 800 200
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
600 700 100
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
500 600 100
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
500 600 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
500 700 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-9199 Managers, All Other
500 700 200
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
500 700 200
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
500 600 100
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists
500 700 200
29-1021 Dentists, General
400 600 200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists
400 600 200
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants
400 500 100
29-1122 Occupational Therapists
400 500 100
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
400 500 100
13-1111 Management Analysts
400 500 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
400 500 100
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
400 500 100
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other
300 300 0
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
300 400 100
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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11-1011 Chief Executives
300 400 100
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
300 400 100
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
300 300 0
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
300 400 100
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
300 400 100
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
300 400 100
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
300 400 100
29-1161 Nurse Midwives
300 400 100
29-1011 Chiropractors
300 400 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
300 300 0
29-1124 Radiation Therapists
200 200 0
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists
200 300 100
13-2051 Financial Analysts
200 200 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
200 300 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
200 200 0
51-9082 Medical Appliance Technicians
200 300 100
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
200 300 100
29-9092 Genetic Counselors
200 300 100
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
200 300 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
200 200 0
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians
200 200 0
29-2021 Dental Hygienists
100 100 0
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
100 100 0
29-9091 Athletic Trainers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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31-1015 Orderlies
100 100 0
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
100 100 0
11-2022 Sales Managers
100 100 0
11-2031 Public Relations Managers
100 100 0
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
100 200 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
100 100 0
43-9011 Computer Operators
100 100 0
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
100 200 100
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
100 100 0
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
100 100 0
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers
100 100 0
13-2031 Budget Analysts
100 100 0
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
100 100 0
19-4021 Biological Technicians
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
100 100 0
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
100 100 0
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
100 100 0
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists
100 100 0
29-1181 Audiologists
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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29-1081 Podiatrists
100 200 100
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors
100 200 100
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
100 100 0
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other
100 100 0
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators
0 100 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other
0 100 100
15-2041 Statisticians
0 100 100
15-1141 Database Administrators
0 100 100
43-3061 Procurement Clerks
0 100 100
11-2021 Marketing Managers
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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