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List of Industries Employing Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

The following industries employ Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators ,  SOC Code  53-7051  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Short-term on-the-job training  (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
Change
Warehousing and Storage   (NAICS 493100 ) 6,100 6,600 500
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 4,600 5,600 1,000
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 3,700 4,000 300
Grocery Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424400 ) 3,600 4,000 400
Building Material and Supplies Dealers   (NAICS 444100 ) 3,300 3,700 400
Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   (NAICS 311400 ) 1,900 1,500 -400
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 312000 ) 1,400 1,600 200
Freight Transportation Arrangement   (NAICS 488500 ) 1,300 1,200 -100
General Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484100 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Other Food Manufacturing   (NAICS 311900 ) 1,200 1,300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Lumber and Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423300 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 322200 ) 800 600 -200
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 326000 ) 700 500 -200
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg   (NAICS 327000 ) 600 600 0
Dairy Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 311500 ) 500 500 0
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 500 500 0
Waste Management and Remediation Service   (NAICS 562000 ) 400 400 0
Animal Slaughtering and Processing   (NAICS 311600 ) 400 400 0
Other Support Services   (NAICS 561900 ) 400 400 0
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 400 400 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 400 500 100
Furniture & Furnishings Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 423200 ) 400 400 0
Paper/Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424100 ) 400 300 -100
Specialized Freight Trucking   (NAICS 484200 ) 300 400 100
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing   (NAICS 311800 ) 300 300 0
Primary Metal Manufacturing   (NAICS 331000 ) 300 200 -100
Couriers and Messengers   (NAICS 492000 ) 300 300 0
Other Wood Product Manufacturing   (NAICS 321900 ) 300 300 0
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 300 300 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 200 200 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Machinery & Supply Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423800 ) 200 200 0
Household and Institutional Furniture   (NAICS 337100 ) 200 100 -100
Other Specialty Trade Contractors   (NAICS 238900 ) 200 200 0
Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 200 300 100
Chemical Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424600 ) 100 100 0
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg   (NAICS 339100 ) 100 100 0
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 100 100 0
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323100 ) 100 0 -100
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing   (NAICS 324100 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 100 0
Cleaning Compound and Toiletry Mfg   (NAICS 325600 ) 100 100 0
Architectural and Structural Metals   (NAICS 332300 ) 100 100 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 100 0 -100
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg   (NAICS 332900 ) 100 100 0
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 100 100 0
Building Foundation/Exterior Contractors   (NAICS 238100 ) 100 100 0
Building Equipment Contractors   (NAICS 238200 ) 100 100 0
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 100 100 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 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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