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List of Industries Employing Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians

The following industries employ Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians ,  SOC Code  17-3023  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Associate degree  (4).  This list is sorted by the 2014 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,900 3,200 300
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 2,900 2,800 -100
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 2,200 2,500 300
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 1,900 1,700 -200
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 1,700 2,200 500
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,400 1,400 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 1,000 1,400 400
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 600 900 300
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 600 600 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 600 600 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 500 400 -100
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 400 500 100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 300 300 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 300 300 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 300 400 100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 200 200 0
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 200 300 100
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211000 ) 100 100 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 100 100 0
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 100 100 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 100 100 0
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 100 100 0
Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 100 100 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 100 200 100

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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