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List of Industries Employing Order Clerks

The following industries employ Order Clerks ,  SOC Code  43-4151  (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)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 3,700 6,100 2,400
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 2,100 2,300 200
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 1,900 2,100 200
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 1,300 1,500 200
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 1,200 1,200 0
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 1,100 1,000 -100
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,000 900 -100
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 900 900 0
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 800 800 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 700 700 0
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 700 700 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 600 600 0
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 600 600 0
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493000 ) 600 700 100
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 400 400 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 300 300 0
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 300 300 0
Other General Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 452900 ) 300 400 100
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers   (NAICS 453900 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446000 ) 200 100 -100
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 200 200 0
Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 200 100 -100
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 200 300 100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 200 200 0
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 200 100 -100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 200 200 0
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 200 200 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 200 100 -100
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 200 100 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 200 200 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 200 200 0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 100 200 100
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 100 100 0
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 100 100 0
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 100 100 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 100 0
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 100 0 -100
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 100 100 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 100 100 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 100 100 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 0 -100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 100 100 0
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 100 100 0
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 100 100 0
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 100 100 0
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Sporting Goods/Musical Instrument Stores   (NAICS 451100 ) 100 100 0
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 100 100 0
Specialty Food Stores   (NAICS 445200 ) 100 100 0
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 100 100 0
Home Furnishings Stores   (NAICS 442200 ) 100 100 0
Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443000 ) 100 100 0
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 100 100 0
Office Supply, Stationery & Gift Stores   (NAICS 453200 ) 100 100 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 100 100 0
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 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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