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List of Industries Employing Architectural and Civil Drafters

The following industries employ Architectural and Civil Drafters ,  SOC Code  17-3011  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Post secondary vocational training  (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
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 8,900 8,200 -700
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 500 600 100
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 300 500 200
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 300 400 100
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 300 300 0
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 200 200 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 200 200 0
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 200 200 0
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 100 100 0
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 100 200 100
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 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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