Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Physical Therapist Assistants

The following industries employ Physical Therapist Assistants ,  SOC Code  31-2021  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Associate degree  (4).  This list is sorted by the 2010 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2010 2020 Numeric
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Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 2,000 2,900 900
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 500 700 200
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 200 300 100
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 200 200 0
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 200 200 0
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 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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