Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories

The following occupations are employed in Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   NAICS Code  621500   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
4,500 6,100 1,600
31-9799 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other*
3,200 4,100 900
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
3,200 4,300 1,100
29-2037 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians*
1,700 2,300 600
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
1,500 2,300 800
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43-6013 Medical Secretaries
1,300 1,900 600
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
1,200 1,900 700
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
900 1,100 200
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
800 1,000 200
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
800 1,100 300
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41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
500 600 100
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
500 600 100
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
500 500 0
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
500 800 300
19-4021 Biological Technicians
400 500 100
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43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
400 500 100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
400 400 0
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
400 400 0
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
400 400 0
31-9092 Medical Assistants
300 400 100
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31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
300 300 0
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
300 400 100
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
300 300 0
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
300 400 100
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
200 300 100
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15-1150 Computer Support Specialists
200 300 100
29-9799 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other*
200 200 0
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
200 300 100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
200 300 100
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
200 200 0
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43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
200 200 0
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
200 200 0
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
100 200 100
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers
100 100 0
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
100 100 0
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11-2022 Sales Managers
100 100 0
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
100 200 100
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
100 200 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
100 100 0
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
100 100 0
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41-9799 Sales and Related Workers, All Other*
100 100 0
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
100 100 0
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
100 200 100
29-1111 Registered Nurses*
100 100 0
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
100 200 100
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27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
100 100 0
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
100 200 100
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
100 100 0
11-9199 Managers, All Other
100 100 0
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
100 100 0
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13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
100 200 100
13-1078 Human resources, labor relations, and training specialists, all other
100 100 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
100 100 0
13-1081 Logisticians
0 100 100
15-1131 Computer Programmers
0 100 100
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37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
0 100 100
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
0 100 100
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers
0 100 100
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
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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