Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Receptionists and Information Clerks

The following industries employ Receptionists and Information Clerks ,  SOC Code  43-4171  (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
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Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 13,700 17,300 3,600
Offices of Dentists   (NAICS 621200 ) 7,500 9,000 1,500
Personal Care Services   (NAICS 812100 ) 6,700 7,400 700
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 4,300 4,300 0
Legal Services   (NAICS 541100 ) 4,000 4,000 0
Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 4,000 4,800 800
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 3,700 4,500 800
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 3,100 3,800 700
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 2,400 2,500 100
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 1,900 2,000 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 1,600 1,500 -100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 1,600 1,900 300
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 1,600 1,600 0
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 1,500 1,600 100
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 1,500 1,900 400
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 1,500 1,800 300
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 1,400 1,300 -100
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 1,400 1,400 0
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 1,200 1,900 700
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 1,000 1,100 100
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 900 900 0
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 800 900 100
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 800 900 100
Other Personal Services   (NAICS 812900 ) 800 800 0
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 600 700 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 600 800 200
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 600 700 100
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 500 500 0
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 500 500 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 500 600 100
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 500 500 0
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 400 300 -100
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 400 400 0
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 400 400 0
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 400 400 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 400 500 100
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 400 500 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 300 300 0
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 300 300 0
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 300 300 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 300 300 0
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 300 300 0
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 300 300 0
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 300 200 -100
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 300 400 100
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 300 400 100
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 300 300 0
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 300 400 100
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 300 300 0
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 300 300 0
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 300 300 0
Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 300 200 -100
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446100 ) 300 300 0
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 300 200 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Other Ambulatory Health Care Services   (NAICS 621900 ) 200 200 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 200 100 -100
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 200 200 0
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 200 200 0
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 200 300 100
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 200 300 100
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 200 200 0
Grantmaking and Giving Services   (NAICS 813200 ) 200 200 0
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 200 200 0
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 200 200 0
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712100 ) 200 300 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 200 300 100
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 200 100 -100
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323100 ) 200 200 0
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 100 100 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 100 100 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 100 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 100 100 0
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 100 100 0
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 100 100 0
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 100 100 0
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 100 100 0
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 100 100 0
Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 100 100 0
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 100 100 0
Furniture Stores   (NAICS 442100 ) 100 100 0
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 100 200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443100 ) 100 100 0
Other Residential Care Facilities   (NAICS 623900 ) 100 0 -100
Child Day Care Services   (NAICS 624400 ) 100 100 0
Travel Arrangement & Reservation Service   (NAICS 561500 ) 100 100 0
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 100 0 -100
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
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 100 100 0
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 100 100 0
Other Information Services   (NAICS 519100 ) 100 100 0
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 100 100 0
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 100 200 100
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers   (NAICS 453900 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 100 100 0
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 100 100 0
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 100 100 0
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 100 100 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 100 100 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 100 100 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 100 100 0
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 100 0 -100
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers   (NAICS 441200 ) 0 100 100
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 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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