On Thursday, November 3, 2022, WFIA held a webinar to review the new SOC code reporting requirements with Denise Craig from the Employment Security Department.
In 2019, the Washington State Legislature passed a law requiring employers to report SOC codes in their quarterly reports for unemployment insurance.
What are SOC codes?
SOC stands for Standard Occupational Classification. The federal coding system helps government agencies and private businesses compare occupational data.
This data is used by:
You can access the SOC code reporting website and tools here: https://esd.wa.gov/employer-taxes/about-soc
Access the webinar recording here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/2305919302396095238
Below is a list of the SOC codes we went over in the webinar.