Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

The following industries employ Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics ,  SOC Code  49-3023  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Post secondary vocational 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)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 22,600 25,800 3,200
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 20,200 25,800 5,600
Auto Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores   (NAICS 441300 ) 5,600 6,500 900
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Gasoline Stations   (NAICS 447100 ) 900 1,100 200
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 700 700 0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 400 400 0
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532100 ) 400 400 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 300 300 0
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 300 200 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 300 300 0
Support Activities, Road Transportation   (NAICS 488400 ) 200 300 100
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 100 100 0
Private Households   (NAICS 814000 ) 100 100 0
Natural Gas Distribution   (NAICS 221200 ) 100 100 0
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 100 100 0
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 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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