Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Sheet Metal Workers

The following industries employ Sheet Metal Workers ,  SOC Code  47-2211  (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)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 7,200 8,900 1,700
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 1,100 1,500 400
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 500 400 -100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 300 300 0
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 200 300 100
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 200 300 100
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 100 100 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 100 200 100
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 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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