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List of Industries Employing Maintenance and Repair Workers, General

The following industries employ Maintenance and Repair Workers, General ,  SOC Code  49-9071  (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 2014 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 13,500 14,500 1,000
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 13,100 15,300 2,200
Lessors of Real Estate   (NAICS 531100 ) 10,300 11,300 1,000
Accommodation   (NAICS 721000 ) 8,800 9,600 800
Elementary and Secondary Schools   (NAICS 611100 ) 3,400 3,700 300
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 2,900 3,400 500
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 2,400 2,600 200
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 2,300 2,600 300
Other Amusement & Recreation Industries   (NAICS 713900 ) 2,300 2,600 300
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers   (NAICS 531200 ) 2,000 2,400 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 1,800 2,100 300
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 1,700 1,900 200
Religious Organizations   (NAICS 813100 ) 1,600 1,700 100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493000 ) 1,600 2,300 700
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 1,100 1,300 200
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 1,100 1,000 -100
Amusement Parks and Arcades   (NAICS 713100 ) 900 1,100 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 900 1,000 100
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 800 1,100 300
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 800 700 -100
Individual and Family Services   (NAICS 624100 ) 800 1,000 200
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 800 1,000 200
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 800 900 100
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 800 1,000 200
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 800 900 100
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 800 900 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 800 1,000 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 700 1,100 400
Full-Service Restaurants   (NAICS 722500 ) 700 1,000 300
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 700 700 0
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 700 800 100
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 600 600 0
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 600 700 100
Facilities Support Services   (NAICS 561200 ) 600 600 0
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 600 600 0
Gambling Industries   (NAICS 713200 ) 600 700 100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 600 600 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 500 600 100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 500 600 100
Offices of Physicians   (NAICS 621100 ) 500 600 100
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 500 600 100
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 500 500 0
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 400 400 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 400 400 0
Primary Metal Manufacturing   (NAICS 331000 ) 400 300 -100
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 400 500 100
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 400 400 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 400 300 -100
Emergency and Other Relief Services   (NAICS 624200 ) 400 500 100
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 400 500 100
Residential Mental Health Facilities   (NAICS 623200 ) 400 400 0
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 400 400 0
Civic and Social Organizations   (NAICS 813400 ) 400 400 0
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 400 400 0
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 400 500 100
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 300 500 200
Consumer Goods Rental   (NAICS 532200 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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General Rental Centers   (NAICS 532300 ) 300 200 -100
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 300 300 0
Support Activities for Water Transport   (NAICS 488300 ) 300 300 0
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 300 300 0
Grocery Stores   (NAICS 445100 ) 300 400 100
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 300 300 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 300 300 0
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites   (NAICS 712000 ) 300 300 0
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 300 300 0
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 300 300 0
Land Subdivision   (NAICS 237200 ) 300 400 100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 300 300 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 300 400 100
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 300 400 100
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 200 100 -100
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 200 200 0
Power Generation and Supply   (NAICS 221100 ) 200 200 0
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 200 300 100
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 200 200 0
Oil and Gas Extraction   (NAICS 211000 ) 200 200 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 200 200 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324000 ) 200 200 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 200 200 0
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 200 200 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 200 200 0
Vocational Rehabilitation Services   (NAICS 624300 ) 200 200 0
Spectator Sports   (NAICS 711200 ) 200 200 0
Sporting Goods/Musical Instrument Stores   (NAICS 451100 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 200 400 200
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532100 ) 200 200 0
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers   (NAICS 453900 ) 100 100 0
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 100 100 0
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 100 100 0
Special Food Services   (NAICS 722300 ) 100 100 0
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)   (NAICS 722400 ) 100 100 0
Household Goods Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811400 ) 100 100 0
Specialty Food Stores   (NAICS 445200 ) 100 100 0
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Independent Artists/Writers/Performers   (NAICS 711500 ) 100 100 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 100 100 0
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 100 100 0
Other Residential Care Facilities   (NAICS 623900 ) 100 100 0
Textile Product Mills   (NAICS 314000 ) 100 100 0
Other Hospitals   (NAICS 622300 ) 100 100 0
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 100 100 0
Other Schools and Instruction   (NAICS 611600 ) 100 100 0
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 100 100 0
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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Other Ambulatory Health Care Services   (NAICS 621900 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 100 0
Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213000 ) 100 100 0
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 100 200 100
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 100 100 0
Investigation and Security Services   (NAICS 561600 ) 100 100 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 100 100 0
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 100 100 0
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 0 100 100
Health and Personal Care Stores   (NAICS 446000 ) 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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