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 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
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Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 3,900 3,700 -200
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 2,900 3,800 900
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,400 2,800 400
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 2,200 1,700 -500
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 2,100 2,500 400
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 1,800 1,900 100
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 1,700 1,800 100
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 1,500 1,600 100
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 1,400 2,000 600
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 900 700 -200
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 800 800 0
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 700 800 100
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 700 600 -100
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 700 800 100
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 700 900 200
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg   (NAICS 333900 ) 500 500 0
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 500 700 200
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 500 600 100
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 500 500 0
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323100 ) 400 300 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333500 ) 400 500 100
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 400 600 200
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 400 500 100
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 300 400 100
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 300 400 100
Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 300 300 0
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 300 300 0
Drycleaning and Laundry Services   (NAICS 812300 ) 300 400 100
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 300 300 0
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Federal Government   (NAICS 999100 ) 300 300 0
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery   (NAICS 333300 ) 300 300 0
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 300 400 100
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 200 200 0
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324100 ) 200 200 0
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 200 100 -100
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 200 100 -100
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 200 100 -100
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing   (NAICS 336100 ) 200 200 0
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 200 300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 200 200 0
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 200 300 100
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 200 200 0
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 200 200 0
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 100 100 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 100 100 0
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 100 100 0
Utility System Construction   (NAICS 237100 ) 100 100 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 100 100 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Used Merchandise Stores   (NAICS 453300 ) 100 100 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 100 200 100
Ship and Boat Building   (NAICS 336600 ) 100 100 0
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 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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