Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

The following industries employ Occupational Health and Safety Specialists ,  SOC Code  29-9011  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Bachelor's 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
Change
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 1,600 2,700 1,100
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 600 500 -100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 500 600 100
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 400 500 100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 300 400 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 300 400 100
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 200 200 0
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 200 200 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 200 300 100
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 100 0 -100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 100 100 0
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 100 100 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 100 0
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 100 100 0
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 100 200 100
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 0 100 100

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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