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List of Industries Employing Mechanical Drafters

The following industries employ Mechanical Drafters ,  SOC Code  17-3013  (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 ) 800 900 100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 400 400 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 200 200 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 200 200 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 200 100 -100
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 200 200 0
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 200 200 0
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 100 100 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 100 100 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 100 100 0

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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