Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer

The following industries employ Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer ,  SOC Code  53-3032  (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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General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 40,900 47,600 6,700
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 19,400 23,100 3,700
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 7,700 9,500 1,800
Support Activities, Road Transportation   (NAICS 488400 ) 6,300 6,900 600
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 5,300 6,700 1,400
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 3,600 3,900 300
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 2,200 3,000 800
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 1,800 2,200 400
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 1,400 1,900 500
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 1,200 1,500 300
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532400 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 900 1,100 200
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 700 800 100
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 600 600 0
Automotive Repair and Maintenance   (NAICS 811100 ) 600 600 0
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 600 600 0
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 600 700 100
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 600 700 100
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 600 700 100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 600 700 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 500 500 0
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction   (NAICS 237300 ) 500 600 100
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 500 800 300
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 400 500 100
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 400 500 100
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 400 400 0
Services to Buildings and Dwellings   (NAICS 561700 ) 300 300 0
Automobile Dealers   (NAICS 441100 ) 300 400 100
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 300 300 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Hardware & Plumbing Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423700 ) 200 300 100
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 200 200 0
Nonresidential Building Construction   (NAICS 236200 ) 200 200 0
Commercial Machinery Repair/Maintenance   (NAICS 811300 ) 200 200 0
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing   (NAICS 532100 ) 200 200 0
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 100 100 0
Home Health Care Services   (NAICS 621600 ) 100 200 100
Building Finishing Contractors   (NAICS 238300 ) 100 100 0
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 100 100 0
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 100 200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 100 200 100
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 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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