Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

The following industries employ Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive ,  SOC Code  43-6014  (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 2012 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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Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 20,000 19,400 -600
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 9,300 9,800 500
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 8,100 10,900 2,800
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 7,700 7,900 200
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 7,100 12,300 5,200
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 6,600 8,100 1,500
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 6,300 6,600 300
Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 5,400 6,100 700
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 4,300 5,000 700
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 4,300 4,700 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 4,300 5,200 900
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 4,100 3,800 -300
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 3,500 4,400 900
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 3,200 4,300 1,100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 3,100 4,400 1,300
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 3,100 2,700 -400
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 2,500 2,700 200
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 2,400 2,600 200
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 2,400 3,600 1,200
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 2,400 3,300 900
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 2,300 3,100 800
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 2,300 2,600 300
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 2,200 3,000 800
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 2,000 2,300 300
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 2,000 2,800 800
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 1,900 2,500 600
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 1,900 2,400 500
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 1,700 2,100 400
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 1,700 1,800 100
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,600 1,500 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 1,500 1,800 300
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 1,500 1,700 200
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 1,400 1,700 300
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 1,400 1,500 100
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 1,400 1,500 100
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 1,400 2,000 600
Legal Services   (NAICS 541100 ) 1,400 1,300 -100
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,300 1,500 200
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 1,300 1,600 300
Grantmaking and Giving Services   (NAICS 813200 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 1,100 1,300 200
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 1,100 1,400 300
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 1,100 1,700 600
Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722500 ) 1,000 1,300 300
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 1,000 1,100 100
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 900 1,000 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446100 ) 900 1,000 100
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 900 1,200 300
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 900 1,300 400
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 900 1,100 200
Child Day Care Services   (NAICS 624400 ) 800 800 0
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 800 1,100 300
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 800 900 100
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 800 800 0
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 700 900 200
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 700 800 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 700 800 100
Other Information Services   (NAICS 519100 ) 600 800 200
Other Personal Services   (NAICS 812900 ) 600 700 100
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 600 800 200
Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 600 800 200
Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 600 700 100
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 600 700 100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 600 700 100
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 600 700 100
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 500 700 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 500 500 0
Performing Arts Companies   (NAICS 711100 ) 500 500 0
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 500 500 0
Land Subdivision   (NAICS 237200 ) 500 600 100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 500 700 200
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 500 400 -100
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 500 600 100
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 500 500 0
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712100 ) 500 600 100
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323100 ) 400 300 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 400 500 100
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 400 400 0
Travel Arrangement & Reservation Service   (NAICS 561500 ) 400 400 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 400 500 100
Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 400 400 0
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 400 400 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 400 700 300
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 400 500 100
Jewelry, Luggage & Leather Goods Stores   (NAICS 448300 ) 300 300 0
Department Stores   (NAICS 452100 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 300 300 0
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 300 500 200
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services   (NAICS 621900 ) 300 300 0
Other Residential Care Facilities   (NAICS 623900 ) 300 200 -100
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 300 500 200
Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 300 300 0
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 300 300 0
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 300 400 100
Data Processing and Related Services   (NAICS 518200 ) 300 400 100
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 300 200 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 300 300 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 300 300 0
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 300 400 100
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers   (NAICS 441200 ) 300 400 100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 200 300 100
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 200 200 0
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 200 200 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 200 300 100
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 200 200 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 200 100 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 200 300 100
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 200 100 -100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 200 300 100
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 200 200 0
Natural Gas Distribution   (NAICS 221200 ) 200 200 0
Cable and Other Subscription Programming   (NAICS 515200 ) 200 200 0
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532100 ) 200 300 100
Household Goods Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811400 ) 200 200 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 200 200 0
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 200 300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 100 100 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 100 100 0
Private Households   (NAICS 814000 ) 100 100 0
Psychiatric & Substance Abuse Hospitals   (NAICS 622200 ) 100 100 0
Scheduled Air Transportation   (NAICS 481100 ) 100 100 0
Support Activities for Water Transport   (NAICS 488300 ) 100 100 0
Personal Care Services   (NAICS 812100 ) 100 200 100
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 100 100 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 100 100 0
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213100 ) 100 100 0
Other Heavy Construction   (NAICS 237900 ) 100 100 0
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 100 100 0
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 100 100 0
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 100 100 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 100 100 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324100 ) 100 100 0
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 100 100 0
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 100 200 100
Gambling Industries   (NAICS 713200 ) 0 100 100
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 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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