List of Industries Employing Mechanical Engineering TechniciansThe following industries employ Mechanical Engineering Technicians , SOC Code 17-3027 (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.
|Industry (NAICS) (2)||Employment in California (1)|
|Architectural and Engineering Services (NAICS 541300 )||1,000||1,100||100|
|Electronic Instrument Manufacturing (NAICS 334500 )||800||700||-100|
|Scientific Research and Development Svc (NAICS 541700 )||400||500||100|
|Semiconductor and Electronic Components (NAICS 334400 )||400||400||0|
|Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing (NAICS 336400 )||200||200||0|
|Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg (NAICS 339100 )||100||100||0|
|Electrical Equipment and Appliances (NAICS 335000 )||100||100||0|
|Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing (NAICS 325400 )||100||100||0|
|Industrial Machinery Manufacturing (NAICS 333200 )||100||100||0|
|Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg (NAICS 333900 )||100||100||0|
(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.
(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