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List of Industries Employing Personal and Home Care Aides

The following industries employ Personal and Home Care Aides ,  SOC Code  39-9021  (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 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
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 306,100 471,400 165,300
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 13,600 20,700 7,100
Private Households   (NAICS 814000 ) 8,900 9,200 300
Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 8,200 7,600 -600
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 4,200 5,600 1,400
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 2,600 2,900 300
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 1,800 2,400 600
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 500 600 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 200 200 0
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 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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