Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

The following industries employ Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers ,  SOC Code  51-9061  (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 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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Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 4,200 5,700 1,500
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 2,800 3,900 1,100
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,300 3,200 900
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 2,200 2,300 100
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 2,000 1,800 -200
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 2,000 2,400 400
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 1,600 1,700 100
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 1,400 1,400 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 1,400 1,800 400
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 1,400 1,000 -400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 1,100 1,000 -100
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 1,000 1,400 400
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 800 800 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 800 800 0
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 800 700 -100
Primary Metal Manufacturing   (NAICS 331000 ) 700 700 0
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 600 700 100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 600 600 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 600 900 300
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 500 700 200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 500 600 100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 500 500 0
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 500 600 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 500 500 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 500 500 0
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 400 400 0
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 400 500 100
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 400 300 -100
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 400 500 100
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493000 ) 400 500 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 400 400 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 400 400 0
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 400 500 100
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 300 300 0
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 300 400 100
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 300 400 100
Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 300 300 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 300 300 0
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 300 400 100
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 300 400 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 200 200 0
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 200 200 0
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 200 100 -100
Textile Mills   (NAICS 313000 ) 200 200 0
Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 200 300 100
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 200 300 100
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 200 300 100
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 200 100 -100
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 200 200 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 100 200 100
Ship and Boat Building   (NAICS 336600 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 100 200 100
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 100 100 0
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 100 100 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 100 100 0
Natural Gas Distribution   (NAICS 221200 ) 100 100 0
Textile Product Mills   (NAICS 314000 ) 100 100 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324000 ) 100 100 0
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 0 100 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Used Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 453300 ) 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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