Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Cost Estimators

The following industries employ Cost Estimators ,  SOC Code  13-1051  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Bachelor's 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)
2010 2020 Numeric
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Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 2,900 3,800 900
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 2,100 2,700 600
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 2,100 3,000 900
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 1,900 2,700 800
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 1,600 2,200 600
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 1,500 2,200 700
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 1,300 1,900 600
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 900 1,300 400
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 500 400 -100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 500 700 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 500 700 200
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 400 500 100
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 400 600 200
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 400 500 100
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 300 400 100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 300 400 100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 300 400 100
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 200 200 0
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 100 100 0
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 100 0 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Heavy Construction   (NAICS 237900 ) 100 200 100
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 100 100 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 100 100 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 100 100 0
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 100 100 0
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 100 100 0
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 100 100 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 100 100 0
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 100 200 100
Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 100 200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 100 100 0
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 100 100 0
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 100 100 0
Home Furnishings Stores   (NAICS 442200 ) 100 200 100
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 100 100 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 0 100 100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 0 100 100
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 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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