Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

The following industries employ Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers ,  SOC Code  51-4121  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Post secondary vocational 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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Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 2,200 3,100 900
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 900 1,300 400
Ship and Boat Building   (NAICS 336600 ) 700 700 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 700 700 0
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 600 700 100
Primary Metal Manufacturing   (NAICS 331000 ) 600 600 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 600 700 100
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 600 600 0
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 500 600 100
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 500 600 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 400 400 0
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 400 400 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 400 500 100
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 400 300 -100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 300 400 100
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 300 300 0
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 300 300 0
Support Activities for Mining   (NAICS 213000 ) 300 300 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 300 300 0
Natural Gas Distribution   (NAICS 221200 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 200 200 0
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 200 100 -100
Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 200 200 0
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 200 200 0
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 200 100 -100
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 100 100 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 100 100 0
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 100 100 0
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2010 2020 Numeric
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Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 100 100 0
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 100 100 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 100 100 0
Residential Building Construction   (NAICS 236100 ) 100 100 0
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 100 0
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 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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