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 2012 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 1,100 1,300 200
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 400 300 -100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 400 300 -100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 300 300 0
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 300 300 0
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 200 300 100
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 200 200 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 200 200 0
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 200 200 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 100 100 0
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 100 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 100 100 0
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 100 100 0
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 100 100 0
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 100 100 0
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 100 200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 100 100 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 100 0 -100
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 100 100 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 100 100 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 100 0
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 100 100 0
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 100 200 100
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 100 200 100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 100 100 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 0 100 100
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 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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