Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Pharmacists

The following industries employ Pharmacists ,  SOC Code  29-1051  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is First professional degree  (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
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Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446100 ) 10,300 11,000 700
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 6,800 8,300 1,500
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 1,800 2,100 300
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 1,500 1,600 100
Other General Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 452900 ) 1,200 1,800 600
Department Stores   (NAICS 452100 ) 900 900 0
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 700 600 -100
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 700 1,000 300
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 500 500 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 300 400 100
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 200 200 0
Other Hospitals   (NAICS 622300 ) 200 200 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 200 200 0
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 100 200 100
Psychiatric & Substance Abuse Hospitals   (NAICS 622200 ) 100 100 0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 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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