Occupation Codes for the OCC variable: 1962-1967

Please note: The variable OCCLY has a different set of codes during these years (see the OCCLY codes page)

001
Engineers, technical
002
Medical and other health workers--salaried
003
Medical and other health workers--self-employed
004
Teachers, except college
005
Other professional, technical and kindred--salaried
006
Other professional, technical and kindred--self-employed
007
Farmers and farm managers
008
Managers, officials and propreitors, except farm--salaried
009
Managers, officials and propreitors, except farm--self-employed, retail trade
010
Managers, officials and propreitors, except farm--self-employed, not retail trade
011
Stenographers, typists, secretaries
012
Other clerical and kindred workers
013
Sales workers--retail trade
014
Sales workers--not retail trade
015
Carpenters
016
Construction, craftsmen, except carpenters
017
Foremen (n.e.c.)
018
Machinists and job setters
019
Mechanics and repairmen--automobiles
020
Mechanics and repairmen--not automobiles
021
Metal craftsmen except machinists and mechanics
022
Other craftsmen and kindred workers
023
Drivers and delivery men
024
Mine operatives and laborers (n.e.c.)
025
Operatives--motor vehicles and equipment manufacturing
026
Operatives--other durable goods manufacturing
027
Operatives--nondurable goods manufacturing
028
Operatives--non-manufacturing industry
029
Private household workers
030
Protective service workers
031
Waiters, cooks and bartenders
032
Other service workers
033
Farm laborers and foremen--paid
034
Farm laborers and foremen--unpaid
035
Laborers--construction
036
Laborers--manufacturing
037
Laborers--other industries
099
Not in labor force, unemployed who have never had a job, and armed forces

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