Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

The following industries employ Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks ,  SOC Code  43-3031  (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 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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Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 14,300 14,500 200
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 8,700 9,500 800
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 7,400 7,500 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 5,200 5,300 100
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 4,700 5,100 400
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 4,200 4,400 200
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 3,600 4,300 700
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 3,600 4,500 900
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 3,100 3,100 0
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 3,100 3,800 700
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 3,000 4,100 1,100
Legal Services   (NAICS 541100 ) 2,700 2,800 100
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 2,700 3,000 300
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 2,600 4,100 1,500
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 2,600 3,100 500
Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 2,600 3,300 700
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 2,500 3,300 800
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 2,500 3,700 1,200
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 2,400 2,600 200
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 2,300 2,900 600
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,200 2,700 500
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 2,100 2,900 800
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 2,000 2,600 600
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 1,900 2,200 300
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,700 1,900 200
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 1,600 2,100 500
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 1,600 2,000 400
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 1,600 2,100 500
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 1,600 1,400 -200
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 1,500 1,900 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 1,500 2,000 500
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 1,500 1,700 200
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 1,400 1,700 300
Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722511 ) 1,400 1,800 400
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 1,300 1,800 500
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 1,300 1,600 300
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,300 1,100 -200
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 1,200 1,600 400
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446000 ) 1,200 1,600 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Department Stores   (NAICS 452100 ) 1,100 1,300 200
Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443000 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 1,100 1,300 200
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 1,100 1,400 300
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 1,000 1,300 300
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 1,000 1,400 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 900 600 -300
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 900 1,200 300
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 900 1,100 200
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 900 1,000 100
Offices of Dentists   (NAICS 621200 ) 800 900 100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 800 900 100
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 800 600 -200
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 800 600 -200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 800 1,000 200
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 800 900 100
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 800 900 100
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 800 1,000 200
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 700 800 100
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 700 800 100
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 700 1,000 300
Sporting Goods/Musical Instrument Stores   (NAICS 451100 ) 700 800 100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493000 ) 700 900 200
Auto Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores   (NAICS 441300 ) 600 600 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 600 700 100
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 600 600 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 600 800 200
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 600 800 200
Limited-Service Eating Places   (NAICS 722590 ) 600 800 200
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 600 700 100
Grantmaking and Giving Services   (NAICS 813200 ) 500 500 0
Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 500 600 100
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 500 700 200
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 500 400 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 500 500 0
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 500 500 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 500 600 100
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 500 600 100
Land Subdivision   (NAICS 237200 ) 500 700 200
Clothing Stores   (NAICS 448100 ) 500 600 100
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 500 700 200
Furniture Stores   (NAICS 442100 ) 500 600 100
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 500 600 100
Travel Arrangement & Reservation Service   (NAICS 561500 ) 500 500 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 400 500 100
Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 400 400 0
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 400 600 200
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers   (NAICS 453900 ) 400 400 0
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 400 500 100
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing   (NAICS 518000 ) 400 400 0
Home Furnishings Stores   (NAICS 442200 ) 400 600 200
Gasoline Stations   (NAICS 447000 ) 400 400 0
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers   (NAICS 441200 ) 400 500 100
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 400 400 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 400 500 100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 400 400 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 400 500 100
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 400 500 100
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 400 400 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 400 400 0
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 400 400 0
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 400 500 100
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 300 300 0
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 300 300 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 300 300 0
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 300 300 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 300 300 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 300 300 0
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 300 300 0
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 300 300 0
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 300 300 0
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 300 400 100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 300 200 -100
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 300 400 100
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 300 300 0
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 300 400 100
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 300 400 100
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 200 200 0
Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 200 200 0
Support Activities, Road Transportation   (NAICS 488400 ) 200 300 100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 200 300 100
Book, Periodical, and Music Stores   (NAICS 451200 ) 200 100 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Office Supply, Stationery & Gift Stores   (NAICS 453200 ) 200 200 0
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 200 200 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 200 200 0
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 200 200 0
Child Day Care Services   (NAICS 624400 ) 200 300 100
Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 200 200 0
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712000 ) 200 200 0
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 200 200 0
Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 200 200 0
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 200 400 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Specialty Food Stores   (NAICS 445200 ) 200 200 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 200 100 -100
Primary Metal Manufacturing   (NAICS 331000 ) 200 200 0
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 200 200 0
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 200 200 0
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 200 300 100
Household Goods Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811400 ) 200 200 0
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 200 200 0
Other Personal Services   (NAICS 812900 ) 200 200 0
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 200 300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)   (NAICS 722400 ) 200 200 0
Private Households   (NAICS 814000 ) 100 100 0
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services   (NAICS 621900 ) 100 200 100
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211000 ) 100 100 0
Psychiatric & Substance Abuse Hospitals   (NAICS 622200 ) 100 100 0
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 100 100 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Ship and Boat Building   (NAICS 336600 ) 100 0 -100
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324000 ) 100 100 0
Other Residential Care Facilities   (NAICS 623900 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213000 ) 100 100 0
Mining (except Oil and Gas)   (NAICS 212000 ) 100 0 -100
Gambling Industries   (NAICS 713200 ) 100 100 0
Textile Product Mills   (NAICS 314000 ) 100 100 0
Textile Mills   (NAICS 313000 ) 100 100 0
Other Heavy Construction   (NAICS 237900 ) 100 100 0
Couriers and Messengers   (NAICS 492000 ) 100 100 0
Used Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 453300 ) 100 100 0
Scheduled Air Transportation   (NAICS 481100 ) 100 100 0
Cable and Other Subscription Programming   (NAICS 515200 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532100 ) 100 100 0
General Rental Centers   (NAICS 532300 ) 100 100 0
Lessors, Nonfinancial Intangible Assets   (NAICS 533000 ) 100 100 0
Support Activities for Water Transport   (NAICS 488300 ) 100 100 0
Facilities Support Services   (NAICS 561200 ) 0 100 100
Other Hospitals   (NAICS 622300 ) 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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