Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Offices of Dentists

The following occupations are employed in Offices of Dentists   NAICS Code  621200   (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)
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31-9091 Dental Assistants
40,500 45,300 4,800
29-2021 Dental Hygienists
19,000 22,300 3,300
43-6013 Medical Secretaries
16,000 20,800 4,800
29-1021 Dentists, General
10,100 10,200 100
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
6,200 7,400 1,200
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
3,500 3,500 0
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
3,000 3,100 100
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
2,200 2,200 0
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
1,800 1,800 0
31-9092 Medical Assistants
800 800 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
800 900 100
29-1023 Orthodontists
800 800 0
29-2055 Surgical Technologists
700 700 0
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
600 500 -100
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
600 600 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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29-1029 Dentists, All Other Specialists
500 500 0
29-1022 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
300 300 0
43-4071 File Clerks
300 200 -100
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
300 300 0
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
200 200 0

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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