Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in General Medical and Surgical Hospitals

The following occupations are employed in General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   NAICS Code  622100   (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
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29-1111 Registered Nurses*
148,200 176,300 28,100
31-1012 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants*
34,400 37,200 2,800
43-6013 Medical Secretaries
17,400 21,300 3,900
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
14,900 15,200 300
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists
10,400 12,400 2,000
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37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
9,600 9,400 -200
29-2037 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians*
8,800 10,400 1,600
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
8,100 8,700 600
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
7,800 8,500 700
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
7,700 8,300 600
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31-9092 Medical Assistants
7,300 8,600 1,300
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
6,800 6,800 0
31-9799 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other*
6,200 6,700 500
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
5,900 6,400 500
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
5,700 5,700 0
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29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
5,700 6,100 400
29-1051 Pharmacists
5,500 6,000 500
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
5,500 5,900 400
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
5,200 5,600 400
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
5,100 6,900 1,800
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29-2055 Surgical Technologists
4,900 5,300 400
29-1123 Physical Therapists
4,300 4,700 400
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
3,800 4,200 400
21-1022 Medical and Public Health Social Workers
3,500 4,500 1,000
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
3,300 3,600 300
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35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
3,000 3,300 300
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
2,800 3,100 300
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
2,800 3,300 500
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
2,700 2,900 200
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers
2,700 2,500 -200
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43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
2,500 2,400 -100
29-9799 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other*
2,400 2,600 200
29-1122 Occupational Therapists
2,200 2,300 100
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
2,100 1,800 -300
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
2,100 2,100 0
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49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
2,000 2,200 200
33-9032 Security Guards
2,000 2,200 200
15-1150 Computer Support Specialists
1,900 2,400 500
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists
1,700 1,900 200
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
1,700 1,200 -500
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13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
1,700 1,800 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
1,600 1,700 100
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
1,600 1,500 -100
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants
1,500 1,700 200
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,500 1,600 100
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11-9199 Managers, All Other
1,400 1,500 100
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
1,400 1,500 100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,400 1,600 200
43-4071 File Clerks
1,300 1,400 100
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
1,300 1,400 100
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31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants
1,200 1,300 100
13-1078 Human resources, labor relations, and training specialists, all other
1,200 1,300 100
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists
1,100 1,100 0
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners
1,100 1,100 0
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
1,100 1,200 100
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21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
1,000 1,000 0
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
1,000 1,100 100
11-3031 Financial Managers
1,000 1,100 100
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
900 1,000 100
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
900 1,000 100
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43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
900 700 -200
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
900 900 0
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
900 1,300 400
21-1091 Health Educators
900 1,100 200
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
900 900 0
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29-1124 Radiation Therapists
900 1,000 100
29-1071 Physician Assistants
900 1,000 100
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
800 900 100
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
800 1,100 300
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians
700 800 100
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29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians
600 600 0
29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
600 500 -100
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides
600 700 100
21-1798 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other*
600 700 100
41-2011 Cashiers
600 700 100
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11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers
600 600 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
600 800 200
13-2051 Financial Analysts
500 500 0
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
500 500 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
500 500 0
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43-3061 Procurement Clerks
500 600 100
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
500 600 100
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
500 700 200
29-1065 Pediatricians, General
500 500 0
15-1131 Computer Programmers
500 400 -100
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21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
400 400 0
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
400 400 0
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators
400 500 100
21-2011 Clergy
400 400 0
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
400 400 0
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43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
400 400 0
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
400 500 100
13-1111 Management Analysts
400 400 0
13-2031 Budget Analysts
300 400 100
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
300 300 0
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35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
300 300 0
39-9032 Recreation Workers
300 300 0
53-3011 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians
300 300 0
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
300 300 0
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
300 300 0
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43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
300 200 -100
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
300 300 0
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
300 300 0
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers
300 500 200
31-2011 Occupational Therapist Assistants
300 400 100
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29-1067 Surgeons
300 300 0
29-1061 Anesthesiologists
300 300 0
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists
300 300 0
15-1141 Database Administrators
300 400 100
15-1179 Information Security Analysts, Web Developers, and Computer Network Archite
300 400 100
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19-4021 Biological Technicians
200 200 0
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
200 200 0
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
200 200 0
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
200 200 0
29-1066 Psychiatrists
200 300 100
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29-1125 Recreational Therapists
200 200 0
29-1128 Exercise Physiologists
200 200 0
47-2111 Electricians
200 200 0
43-9011 Computer Operators
200 200 0
43-9799 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other*
200 200 0
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11-1011 Chief Executives
200 200 0
35-9021 Dishwashers
200 200 0
11-9051 Food Service Managers
200 200 0
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
200 200 0
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors
200 200 0
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13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
100 200 100
13-2041 Credit Analysts
100 100 0
13-2071 Loan Counselors
100 100 0
11-3131 Training and Development Managers
100 200 100
11-3061 Purchasing Managers
100 200 100
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11-3111 Compensation and Benefits Managers
100 100 0
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides
100 100 0
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other
100 100 0
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
100 100 0
35-9099 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other
100 100 0
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39-9011 Child Care Workers
100 100 0
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
100 100 0
43-4021 Correspondence Clerks
100 100 0
43-2021 Telephone Operators
100 100 0
11-2021 Marketing Managers
100 100 0
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11-2031 Public Relations Managers
100 100 0
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
100 100 0
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
100 100 0
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
100 100 0
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
100 100 0
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53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
100 100 0
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants
100 100 0
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
100 100 0
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
100 100 0
47-2031 Carpenters
100 100 0
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43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
100 100 0
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
100 100 0
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers
100 100 0
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
100 100 0
29-1181 Audiologists
100 100 0
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31-2012 Occupational Therapist Aides
100 100 0
31-9091 Dental Assistants
100 100 0
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing
100 100 0
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other
100 100 0
29-1021 Dentists, General
100 100 0
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29-1029 Dentists, All Other Specialists
100 100 0
25-3999 All Other Teachers, Primary, Secondary, and Adult
100 100 0
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists
100 100 0
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors
100 100 0
21-1019 Counselors, All Other
100 200 100
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29-1041 Optometrists
100 100 0
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other
100 100 0
19-1041 Epidemiologists
100 100 0
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts
100 100 0
17-2031 Biomedical Engineers
100 200 100
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19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists
100 100 0
19-1022 Microbiologists
100 100 0
29-2091 Orthotists and Prosthetists
0 100 100
39-9099 Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other
0 100 100
43-4151 Order Clerks
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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