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List of Industries Employing Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Except Technical and Scientific Products

The following industries employ Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Except Technical and Scientific Products ,  SOC Code  41-4012  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)  (4).  This list is sorted by the 2014 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 21,000 25,200 4,200
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 8,200 9,100 900
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 7,700 7,900 200
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 6,900 7,400 500
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 6,800 6,900 100
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 4,700 5,200 500
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 3,800 4,100 300
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 2,200 2,500 300
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 1,900 2,000 100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 1,100 900 -200
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 1,000 900 -100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 900 1,000 100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 700 800 100
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 700 800 100
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 600 500 -100
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 600 700 100
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 500 500 0
Auto Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores   (NAICS 441300 ) 500 500 0
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 500 600 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 500 500 0
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 500 700 200
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 400 400 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 400 300 -100
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 400 500 100
Primary Metal Manufacturing   (NAICS 331000 ) 400 400 0
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 300 200 -100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 300 300 0
Textile Product Mills   (NAICS 314000 ) 300 300 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 300 300 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 200 200 0
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 200 200 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 200 200 0
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 200 200 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 200 200 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 200 200 0
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 200 200 0
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 100 200 100
Office Supply, Stationery & Gift Stores   (NAICS 453200 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446000 ) 100 200 100
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 100 100 0
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 100 100 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324000 ) 100 100 0
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 100 100 0
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing   (NAICS 336100 ) 100 200 100
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 100 100 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 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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