Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Purchasing Managers

The following industries employ Purchasing Managers ,  SOC Code  11-3061  (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 2010 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 ) 900 1,100 200
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 500 400 -100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 400 400 0
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 300 400 100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 300 400 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 300 300 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 200 300 100
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 200 200 0
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 200 300 100
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 200 300 100
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 200 200 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 100 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 100 100 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 100 100 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 100 100 0
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 100 100 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 100 0
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 100 200 100
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 100 100 0
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 100 100 0
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 100 100 0
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 100 100 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 100 100 0
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 100 100 0
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 100 100 0
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 100 200 100
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 100 200 100
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 100 100 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 100 200 100
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 100 100 0
Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 100 100 0
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 0 100 100
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 0 100 100
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 0 100 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 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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