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).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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29-1141 Registered Nurses
153,200 172,600 19,400
31-1014 Nursing Assistants
24,600 27,400 2,800
43-6013 Medical Secretaries
12,700 15,200 2,500
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
12,300 13,700 1,400
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
11,200 11,200 0
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29-1126 Respiratory Therapists
9,400 10,500 1,100
31-9092 Medical Assistants
9,200 10,200 1,000
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
9,200 10,200 1,000
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists
7,200 8,000 800
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
7,200 6,600 -600
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29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
7,000 7,800 800
29-1051 Pharmacists
6,800 8,300 1,500
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
6,700 6,800 100
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
5,900 6,600 700
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
5,800 6,500 700
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19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
5,300 6,000 700
29-2055 Surgical Technologists
5,200 6,400 1,200
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
5,100 6,000 900
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
4,800 5,300 500
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other
4,700 5,200 500
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29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
4,600 4,900 300
31-9097 Phlebotomists
4,300 4,800 500
29-1123 Physical Therapists
4,200 4,600 400
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
4,100 3,800 -300
31-1015 Orderlies
3,900 4,300 400
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37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
3,800 4,300 500
21-1022 Medical and Public Health Social Workers
3,800 4,200 400
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
3,700 4,200 500
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
3,400 3,800 400
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
3,200 3,600 400
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11-3031 Financial Managers
3,200 3,500 300
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
3,100 3,400 300
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other
3,000 3,400 400
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
2,900 3,200 300
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
2,500 2,600 100
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29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
2,500 3,000 500
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
2,500 3,400 900
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
2,400 2,500 100
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
2,300 2,600 300
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
2,300 2,500 200
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43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
2,200 2,400 200
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners
2,100 2,500 400
29-1122 Occupational Therapists
2,000 2,200 200
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other
2,000 2,300 300
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers
2,000 2,100 100
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31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
1,900 1,700 -200
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
1,800 2,000 200
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists
1,800 2,100 300
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
1,800 1,900 100
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
1,700 1,400 -300
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13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
1,600 1,800 200
11-9199 Managers, All Other
1,500 1,700 200
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
1,300 1,300 0
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists
1,200 1,400 200
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
1,100 1,200 100
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15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
1,100 1,600 500
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
1,100 1,200 100
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
1,100 1,200 100
43-4071 File Clerks
1,000 900 -100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,000 1,100 100
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21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants
1,000 1,100 100
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
1,000 1,400 400
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
900 1,000 100
13-1111 Management Analysts
900 1,000 100
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
900 900 0
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21-1091 Health Educators
900 1,000 100
29-1071 Physician Assistants
900 1,100 200
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists
900 1,000 100
29-1063 Internists, General
900 900 0
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
900 1,000 100
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31-1011 Home Health Aides
900 900 0
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants
900 1,000 100
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians
800 900 100
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
800 900 100
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
800 600 -200
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29-1124 Radiation Therapists
700 800 100
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
700 900 200
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Ag, Constr, Health-Safety, and Transportation
700 900 200
15-1131 Computer Programmers
600 600 0
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other
600 600 0
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21-1094 Community Health Workers*
600 600 0
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians
600 700 100
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides
600 600 0
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers
600 900 300
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
600 600 0
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37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers
600 700 100
43-3061 Procurement Clerks
600 700 100
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
500 500 0
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
500 600 100
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other
500 600 100
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11-3121 Human Resources Managers
500 500 0
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers
400 400 0
21-2011 Clergy
400 500 100
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists
400 400 0
13-2051 Financial Analysts
400 500 100
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13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
400 500 100
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
400 400 0
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
400 400 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
400 400 0
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
400 500 100
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43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
400 500 100
29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
400 500 100
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other
300 300 0
19-4021 Biological Technicians
300 400 100
29-1125 Recreational Therapists
300 300 0
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27-3091 Interpreters and Translators
300 500 200
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
300 300 0
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
300 300 0
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
300 300 0
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides
300 300 0
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41-2011 Cashiers
300 300 0
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers
300 300 0
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
300 300 0
15-1141 Database Administrators
300 400 100
13-2031 Budget Analysts
200 200 0
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15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
200 200 0
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
200 200 0
15-1143 Computer Network Architects*
200 200 0
11-3061 Purchasing Managers
200 200 0
11-3131 Training and Development Managers
200 200 0
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35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
200 300 100
37-1012 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Wrkrs
200 200 0
35-9021 Dishwashers
200 200 0
39-9032 Recreation Workers
200 300 100
11-1011 Chief Executives
200 200 0
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11-2031 Public Relations Managers
200 200 0
47-2111 Electricians
200 200 0
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
200 200 0
53-3011 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians
200 200 0
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
200 200 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
200 100 -100
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists
200 200 0
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health
200 200 0
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
200 200 0
29-1029 Dentists, All Other Specialists
200 200 0
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29-1065 Pediatricians, General
200 200 0
29-1067 Surgeons
200 200 0
31-1013 Psychiatric Aides
200 200 0
31-2011 Occupational Therapist Assistants
200 200 0
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
200 200 0
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31-2012 Occupational Therapist Aides
100 100 0
29-2091 Orthotists and Prosthetists
100 100 0
31-9091 Dental Assistants
100 100 0
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing
100 100 0
29-1181 Audiologists
100 100 0
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29-1128 Exercise Physiologists
100 100 0
29-1129 Therapists, All Other
100 100 0
29-1061 Anesthesiologists
100 100 0
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
100 100 0
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists
100 100 0
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21-1014 Mental Health Counselors
100 200 100
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists
100 100 0
19-1041 Epidemiologists
100 100 0
29-1161 Nurse Midwives
100 100 0
29-1021 Dentists, General
100 100 0
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29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists
100 100 0
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
100 100 0
47-2031 Carpenters
100 100 0
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
100 200 100
43-9011 Computer Operators
100 100 0
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43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
100 100 0
11-2021 Marketing Managers
100 200 100
51-9082 Medical Appliance Technicians
100 100 0
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
100 100 0
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
100 200 100
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47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
100 100 0
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
100 100 0
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
100 100 0
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
100 200 100
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
100 100 0
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37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
100 100 0
43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other
100 100 0
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other
100 100 0
11-3111 Compensation and Benefits Managers
100 100 0
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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11-9051 Food Service Managers
100 200 100
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers
100 100 0
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
100 100 0
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists
100 100 0
19-3039 Psychologists, All Other
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
100 100 0
15-2041 Statisticians
100 100 0
21-1019 Counselors, All Other
100 100 0
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
100 100 0
13-1131 Fundraisers
100 100 0
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13-2071 Loan Counselors
100 200 100
15-1134 Web Developers
100 100 0
15-1122 Information Security Analysts
100 200 100
13-1121 Meeting and Convention Planners
0 100 100
25-2059 Special Education Teachers, All Other
0 100 100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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13-1081 Logisticians
0 100 100
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers
0 100 100
39-6012 Concierges
0 100 100
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
0 100 100
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
0 100 100
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29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians
0 100 100
29-9092 Genetic Counselors
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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