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List of Industries Employing Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

The following industries employ Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians ,  SOC Code  29-2012  (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)
2014 2024 Numeric
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals  (NAICS 622100 ) 5,600 6,000 400
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories  (NAICS 621500 ) 4,700 6,200 1,500
Offices of Physicians  (NAICS 621100 ) 2,500 3,200 700
Outpatient Care Centers  (NAICS 621400 ) 1,900 2,800 900
Employment Services  (NAICS 561300 ) 600 700 100
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services  (NAICS 621900 ) 500 600 100
Federal Government  (NAICS 999100 ) 300 300 0
Home Health Care Services  (NAICS 621600 ) 200 300 100
State Government  (NAICS 999200 ) 100 200 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc  (NAICS 541700 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Other Hospitals  (NAICS 622300 ) 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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