U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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45-3011 Fishers and Related Fishing Workers
Use nets, fishing rods, traps, or other equipment to catch and gather fish or other aquatic animals from rivers, lakes, or oceans, for human consumption or other uses. May haul game onto ship. Aquacultural laborers who work on fish farms are included in "Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals" (45-2093).
Illustrative examples: Wild Oyster Harvester,
Broad Occupation: 45-3010 Fishers and Related Fishing Workers
Minor Group: 45-3000 Fishing and Hunting Workers
Major Group: 45-0000 Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010