Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Electricians

The following industries employ Electricians ,  SOC Code  47-2111  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Long-term on-the-job training (> 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)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 31,900 40,700 8,800
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 2,500 2,700 200
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 900 1,200 300
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 700 900 200
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 700 900 200
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 700 800 100
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 500 600 100
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 400 500 100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 400 600 200
Ship and Boat Building   (NAICS 336600 ) 300 200 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 300 300 0
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 200 200 0
Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213100 ) 200 200 0
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 200 100 -100
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 200 200 0
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 100 100 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324100 ) 100 100 0
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 100 200 100
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 100 100 0
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211100 ) 100 100 0
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 100 100 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 100 100 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 100 100 0
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 100 100 0
Performing Arts Companies   (NAICS 711100 ) 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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