Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Waiters and Waitresses

The following industries employ Waiters and Waitresses ,  SOC Code  35-3031  (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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Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722511 ) 189,400 244,200 54,800
Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 16,400 18,600 2,200
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 5,800 6,100 300
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)   (NAICS 722400 ) 4,100 3,400 -700
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 2,100 2,300 200
Limited-Service Eating Places   (NAICS 722590 ) 1,700 2,200 500
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 1,700 1,800 100
Performing Arts Companies   (NAICS 711100 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 800 1,000 200
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 700 1,000 300
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2010 2020 Numeric
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Gambling Industries   (NAICS 713200 ) 700 700 0
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 600 700 100
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 500 400 -100
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 100 200 100
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 100 100 0
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 100 200 100
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 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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