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
5,300 7,100 1,800
31-9097 Phlebotomists
3,500 4,400 900
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
3,000 3,700 700
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
1,800 2,300 500
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
1,600 1,600 0
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43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
1,400 1,800 400
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists
1,200 1,500 300
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
800 1,000 200
43-6013 Medical Secretaries
800 1,100 300
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
800 1,000 200
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43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
600 700 100
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
600 800 200
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
600 700 100
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
500 700 200
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
500 700 200
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43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
500 400 -100
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
400 600 200
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
400 600 200
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
300 300 0
31-9092 Medical Assistants
300 400 100
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43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
300 300 0
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
300 400 100
19-4021 Biological Technicians
300 400 100
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
200 300 100
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
200 200 0
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15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
200 300 100
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
200 200 0
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
200 300 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
200 200 0
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
200 300 100
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31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other
200 200 0
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
200 300 100
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
100 100 0
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other
100 200 100
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other
100 100 0
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41-4011 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Technical and Scientific Products
100 100 0
43-4071 File Clerks
100 100 0
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
100 100 0
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
100 100 0
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
100 100 0
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11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
100 100 0
11-3031 Financial Managers
100 200 100
11-2022 Sales Managers
100 100 0
11-1011 Chief Executives
100 100 0
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
100 100 0
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11-3121 Human Resources Managers
100 100 0
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
100 100 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
100 100 0
29-1141 Registered Nurses
100 100 0
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
100 100 0
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13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
100 100 0
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
100 100 0
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
100 100 0
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
0 100 100
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
0 100 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
0 100 100
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
0 100 100
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
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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