Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing General and Operations Managers

The following industries employ General and Operations Managers ,  SOC Code  11-1021  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Work experience, plus bachelor's or higher degree  (4).  This list is sorted by the 2012 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 8,300 9,800 1,500
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 7,400 12,500 5,100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 7,100 7,700 600
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 6,100 7,900 1,800
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 6,000 7,100 1,100
Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722500 ) 5,700 6,800 1,100
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 4,900 6,300 1,400
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 4,800 6,500 1,700
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 4,300 5,700 1,400
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 4,300 5,000 700
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 3,700 4,900 1,200
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 3,000 3,300 300
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 3,000 3,500 500
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 2,800 3,400 600
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 2,800 3,100 300
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 2,800 3,000 200
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 2,800 3,700 900
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 2,600 2,900 300
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 2,600 3,700 1,100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 2,500 3,100 600
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 2,500 2,700 200
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 2,400 2,600 200
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 2,400 3,400 1,000
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 2,100 2,400 300
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 2,100 2,200 100
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 2,100 2,400 300
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 2,000 2,400 400
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 2,000 2,100 100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 2,000 1,900 -100
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 1,900 2,200 300
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 1,900 2,200 300
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 1,900 2,300 400
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 1,900 2,300 400
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 1,900 2,000 100
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 1,800 2,000 200
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323100 ) 1,800 1,400 -400
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 1,800 1,500 -300
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 1,800 1,900 100
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,800 1,600 -200
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 1,800 2,200 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446100 ) 1,800 2,000 200
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 1,700 2,100 400
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 1,700 2,300 600
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 1,700 2,400 700
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 1,700 2,100 400
Other General Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 452900 ) 1,600 2,300 700
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 1,600 1,800 200
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 1,500 1,600 100
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 1,500 1,600 100
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 1,500 1,600 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 1,500 2,100 600
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Other Information Services   (NAICS 519100 ) 1,400 1,900 500
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 1,400 2,300 900
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 1,400 1,800 400
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 1,400 1,400 0
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 1,200 1,600 400
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 1,200 1,100 -100
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 1,200 1,500 300
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 1,200 1,100 -100
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 1,100 1,400 300
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443100 ) 1,100 1,000 -100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 1,100 1,400 300
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 1,100 1,300 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Grantmaking and Giving Services   (NAICS 813200 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 1,000 900 -100
Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 1,000 1,100 100
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 1,000 1,100 100
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 1,000 800 -200
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 1,000 1,300 300
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 900 1,100 200
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 900 1,400 500
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 900 900 0
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 900 1,000 100
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 800 900 100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 700 900 200
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 700 700 0
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 700 800 100
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 700 700 0
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 700 1,100 400
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 700 800 100
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 700 600 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 700 700 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 600 700 100
Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 600 800 200
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 600 900 300
Gasoline Stations   (NAICS 447100 ) 600 700 100
Child Day Care Services   (NAICS 624400 ) 600 600 0
Other Personal Services   (NAICS 812900 ) 600 600 0
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 600 700 100
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 600 500 -100
Land Subdivision   (NAICS 237200 ) 600 600 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 600 500 -100
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 500 400 -100
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 500 400 -100
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 500 500 0
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 500 500 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 500 600 100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 500 500 0
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 500 600 100
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712100 ) 500 600 100
Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 500 500 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 500 500 0
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 500 600 100
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 500 500 0
Jewelry, Luggage & Leather Goods Stores   (NAICS 448300 ) 500 500 0
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 500 700 200
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 400 500 100
Performing Arts Companies   (NAICS 711100 ) 400 400 0
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 400 400 0
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532100 ) 400 500 100
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 400 300 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Data Processing and Related Services   (NAICS 518200 ) 400 600 200
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 400 400 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 400 300 -100
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 400 400 0
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 400 400 0
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 300 300 0
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 300 300 0
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)   (NAICS 722400 ) 300 300 0
Home Furnishings Stores   (NAICS 442200 ) 300 400 100
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers   (NAICS 441200 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Residential Care Facilities   (NAICS 623900 ) 300 200 -100
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services   (NAICS 621900 ) 300 400 100
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 200 200 0
Specialty Food Stores   (NAICS 445200 ) 200 300 100
School and Employee Bus Transportation   (NAICS 485400 ) 200 200 0
Support Activities for Water Transport   (NAICS 488300 ) 200 300 100
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211100 ) 200 200 0
Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213100 ) 200 200 0
Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 200 300 100
Facilities Support Services   (NAICS 561200 ) 200 300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 200 200 0
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 200 300 100
Other Heavy Construction   (NAICS 237900 ) 200 200 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324100 ) 200 100 -100
Gambling Industries   (NAICS 713200 ) 100 100 0
General Rental Centers   (NAICS 532300 ) 100 200 100
Psychiatric & Substance Abuse Hospitals   (NAICS 622200 ) 100 100 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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