Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Office Clerks, General

The following industries employ Office Clerks, General ,  SOC Code  43-9061  (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)
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Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 40,400 43,500 3,100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 30,700 36,500 5,800
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 28,000 27,700 -300
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 15,900 16,100 200
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 7,200 6,600 -600
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 6,700 6,100 -600
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 6,600 10,700 4,100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 5,900 7,700 1,800
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 5,000 6,100 1,100
Legal Services   (NAICS 541100 ) 4,700 5,000 300
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 4,700 5,900 1,200
Offices of Dentists   (NAICS 621200 ) 4,600 4,900 300
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 4,300 4,300 0
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 4,000 4,000 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 3,900 3,500 -400
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 3,600 4,400 800
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 3,500 4,400 900
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 3,100 3,500 400
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 3,100 3,300 200
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 3,000 3,000 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 3,000 3,000 0
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 3,000 3,300 300
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 2,800 3,800 1,000
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 2,800 2,900 100
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 2,800 2,900 100
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 2,700 2,900 200
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,700 3,000 300
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 2,600 2,900 300
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 2,600 2,500 -100
Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 2,200 2,600 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 2,100 2,300 200
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 2,100 2,600 500
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 2,100 2,500 400
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 1,800 2,500 700
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 1,800 1,900 100
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,800 1,500 -300
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 1,800 1,800 0
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 1,700 2,200 500
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 1,700 2,100 400
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 1,700 1,800 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,600 1,700 100
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 1,500 1,500 0
Natural Gas Distribution   (NAICS 221200 ) 1,500 1,500 0
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 1,500 1,500 0
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 1,500 1,700 200
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 1,400 1,400 0
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 1,400 1,800 400
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 1,400 1,900 500
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 1,300 1,500 200
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 1,300 1,700 400
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446100 ) 1,300 1,300 0
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Grantmaking and Giving Services   (NAICS 813200 ) 1,200 1,200 0
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 1,100 900 -200
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 900 900 0
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323100 ) 900 600 -300
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 900 900 0
Travel Arrangement & Reservation Service   (NAICS 561500 ) 800 600 -200
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 800 900 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 800 900 100
Department Stores   (NAICS 452100 ) 800 800 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 800 900 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 800 900 100
Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443100 ) 700 700 0
Auto Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores   (NAICS 441300 ) 700 800 100
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 700 800 100
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 700 500 -200
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 700 1,000 300
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 700 700 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Personal Services   (NAICS 812900 ) 600 600 0
Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 600 600 0
Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 600 500 -100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 600 500 -100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 600 500 -100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 600 700 100
Furniture Stores   (NAICS 442100 ) 500 600 100
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 500 400 -100
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 500 600 100
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 500 500 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 500 400 -100
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 500 600 100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 500 700 200
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 500 500 0
Child Day Care Services   (NAICS 624400 ) 400 400 0
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 400 300 -100
Gasoline Stations   (NAICS 447100 ) 400 500 100
Sporting Goods/Musical Instrument Stores   (NAICS 451100 ) 400 400 0
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers   (NAICS 453900 ) 400 400 0
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 400 400 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 400 400 0
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 400 400 0
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers   (NAICS 441200 ) 400 500 100
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 400 500 100
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 400 400 0
Other Information Services   (NAICS 519100 ) 400 600 200
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 400 400 0
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 400 300 -100
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 400 300 -100
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 300 400 100
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 300 400 100
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 300 300 0
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712100 ) 300 400 100
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 300 400 100
Support Activities, Road Transportation   (NAICS 488400 ) 300 300 0
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 300 400 100
Household Goods Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811400 ) 300 300 0
Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 200 200 0
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211100 ) 200 200 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 200 100 -100
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services   (NAICS 621900 ) 200 200 0
Other Hospitals   (NAICS 622300 ) 200 200 0
Facilities Support Services   (NAICS 561200 ) 200 200 0
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)   (NAICS 722400 ) 200 200 0
Other Heavy Construction   (NAICS 237900 ) 200 100 -100
Land Subdivision   (NAICS 237200 ) 200 300 100
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 200 200 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324100 ) 200 100 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 200 100 -100
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 200 200 0
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 200 300 100
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 200 200 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 100 100 0
Data Processing and Related Services   (NAICS 518200 ) 100 100 0
Cable and Other Subscription Programming   (NAICS 515200 ) 100 100 0
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 100 100 0
Psychiatric & Substance Abuse Hospitals   (NAICS 622200 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Scheduled Air Transportation   (NAICS 481100 ) 100 100 0
School and Employee Bus Transportation   (NAICS 485400 ) 100 100 0
Support Activities for Water Transport   (NAICS 488300 ) 100 100 0
Used Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 453300 ) 100 200 100
Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores   (NAICS 445300 ) 100 100 0

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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