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List of Industries Employing Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service

The following industries employ Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service ,  SOC Code  43-2011  (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 2014 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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General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 1,700 1,100 -600
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 1,200 800 -400
Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 1,200 800 -400
Legal Services   (NAICS 541100 ) 500 300 -200
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 300 200 -100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 300 200 -100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 200 200 0
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 200 100 -100
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 100 0 -100
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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Gambling Industries   (NAICS 713200 ) 100 100 0
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 100 100 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 100 100 0
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 100 0 -100
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 100 100 0
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 100 100 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 100 0 -100
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 100 0 -100
Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 100 0 -100
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 100 0 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 100 0 -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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