Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Computer Hardware Engineers

The following industries employ Computer Hardware Engineers ,  SOC Code  17-2061  (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
Change
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 4,200 5,000 800
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 4,000 4,600 600
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 3,100 4,500 1,400
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 2,700 3,000 300
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 700 800 100
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 700 600 -100
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 600 700 100
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 400 500 100
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2010 2020 Numeric
Change
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 100 100 0
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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