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 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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Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 35,700 38,900 3,200
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 25,700 30,000 4,300
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 25,700 35,300 9,600
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 18,600 19,300 700
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 15,200 15,200 0
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 7,700 8,300 600
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 5,600 6,800 1,200
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 5,500 6,100 600
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 5,400 5,900 500
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 5,000 6,000 1,000
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Legal Services   (NAICS 541100 ) 4,800 5,100 300
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 4,600 4,800 200
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 4,400 6,900 2,500
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 4,100 4,500 400
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 3,900 4,700 800
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 3,800 4,600 800
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 3,500 5,100 1,600
Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 3,500 3,300 -200
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 3,400 4,900 1,500
Offices of Dentists   (NAICS 621200 ) 3,000 3,100 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 3,000 3,800 800
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 3,000 4,000 1,000
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,900 3,600 700
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 2,900 3,300 400
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 2,900 3,400 500
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 2,700 3,400 700
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 2,600 3,000 400
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 2,500 3,300 800
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 2,500 3,100 600
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 2,400 2,600 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 2,400 3,100 700
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 2,400 3,000 600
Grantmaking and Giving Services   (NAICS 813200 ) 2,300 2,400 100
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 1,900 2,100 200
Offices of Other Health Practitioners   (NAICS 621300 ) 1,700 2,000 300
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 1,700 1,700 0
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 1,600 1,900 300
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 1,600 1,700 100
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 1,500 1,800 300
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 1,400 1,800 400
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 1,400 1,300 -100
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 1,400 1,700 300
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,300 1,100 -200
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 1,300 1,700 400
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 1,300 1,800 500
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 1,300 1,800 500
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 1,200 1,400 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 1,200 1,500 300
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 1,200 1,500 300
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 1,100 700 -400
Natural Gas Distribution   (NAICS 221200 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 1,100 1,300 200
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 1,100 1,100 0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Nursing Care Facilities   (NAICS 623100 ) 1,000 1,300 300
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Other General Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 452900 ) 1,000 1,400 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Home Furnishings Stores   (NAICS 442200 ) 900 1,200 300
Couriers and Messengers   (NAICS 492000 ) 900 1,000 100
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 900 1,300 400
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 900 1,000 100
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 900 1,000 100
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 900 1,100 200
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 900 1,100 200
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 900 900 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 800 800 0
Community Care Facility for the Elderly   (NAICS 623300 ) 800 1,100 300
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 800 1,100 300
Travel Arrangement & Reservation Service   (NAICS 561500 ) 800 800 0
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 800 1,000 200
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446000 ) 800 1,000 200
Department Stores   (NAICS 452100 ) 800 1,100 300
Auto Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores   (NAICS 441300 ) 700 800 100
Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 700 800 100
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 700 800 100
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 700 800 100
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 700 500 -200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 700 900 200
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 700 700 0
Social Advocacy Organizations   (NAICS 813300 ) 700 900 200
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 600 500 -100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 600 700 100
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 600 500 -100
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 600 800 200
Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 600 600 0
Child Day Care Services   (NAICS 624400 ) 600 700 100
Sporting Goods/Musical Instrument Stores   (NAICS 451100 ) 600 700 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 600 700 100
Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443000 ) 600 700 100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493000 ) 600 800 200
Furniture Stores   (NAICS 442100 ) 500 600 100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 500 600 100
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers   (NAICS 441200 ) 500 600 100
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers   (NAICS 453900 ) 500 600 100
Radio and Television Broadcasting   (NAICS 515100 ) 500 500 0
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 500 600 100
Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 500 600 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 500 600 100
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 500 600 100
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 500 600 100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 500 500 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 500 500 0
Other Personal Services   (NAICS 812900 ) 500 500 0
Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722511 ) 500 600 100
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 400 500 100
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 400 400 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324000 ) 400 400 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 400 300 -100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 400 400 0
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 400 400 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 400 400 0
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 400 500 100
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 400 600 200
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 300 300 0
Specialized Design Services   (NAICS 541400 ) 300 400 100
Gasoline Stations   (NAICS 447000 ) 300 300 0
Office Supply, Stationery & Gift Stores   (NAICS 453200 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Support Activities, Road Transportation   (NAICS 488400 ) 300 400 100
Other Residential Care Facilities   (NAICS 623900 ) 300 200 -100
Household Goods Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811400 ) 300 300 0
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211000 ) 300 400 100
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712000 ) 300 400 100
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 300 300 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 300 400 100
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 300 300 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 300 300 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 300 300 0
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 300 300 0
Specialty Food Stores   (NAICS 445200 ) 200 200 0
Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 200 200 0
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 200 300 100
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 200 300 100
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 200 200 0
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 200 200 0
Used Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 453300 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 200 300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 200 200 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 200 200 0
Facilities Support Services   (NAICS 561200 ) 100 200 100
Lessors, Nonfinancial Intangible Assets   (NAICS 533000 ) 100 100 0
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing   (NAICS 518000 ) 100 100 0
Cable and Other Subscription Programming   (NAICS 515200 ) 100 100 0
Scheduled Air Transportation   (NAICS 481100 ) 100 100 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 100 100 0
Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213000 ) 100 200 100
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 100 200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)   (NAICS 722400 ) 100 100 0
Personal Care Services   (NAICS 812100 ) 100 100 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 100 100 0
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 100 100 0
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 100 100 0
Ship and Boat Building   (NAICS 336600 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 100 0
Private Households   (NAICS 814000 ) 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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