Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Security Guards

The following industries employ Security Guards ,  SOC Code  33-9032  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Short-term on-the-job training  (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)
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Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 88,100 105,500 17,400
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 6,400 7,300 900
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 3,000 3,100 100
Department Stores   (NAICS 452100 ) 2,900 3,600 700
Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 2,300 2,900 600
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 2,200 3,000 800
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 2,000 2,200 200
Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722511 ) 1,400 1,800 400
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 1,100 1,500 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 800 700 -100
Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 700 800 100
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 600 700 100
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 600 600 0
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 500 600 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 500 500 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 500 600 100
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 400 500 100
Clothing Stores   (NAICS 448100 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443000 ) 300 300 0
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 300 300 0
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 300 300 0
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 300 300 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 300 300 0
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 200 200 0
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 200 200 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 200 200 0
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 200 200 0
Used Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 453300 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 100 200 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 100 200 100
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 100 100 0
Performing Arts Companies   (NAICS 711100 ) 100 100 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 100 0 -100
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 100 100 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 100 100 0
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 100 200 100
Other Hospitals   (NAICS 622300 ) 0 100 100
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 0 100 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 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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