Work Values

Purpose:Provide a mapping of O*NET-SOC codes (occupations) to Work Values ratings.
Download: excel Work Values.xlsx
Structure and Description:
ColumnTypeColumn Content
O*NET-SOC CodeCharacter(10)O*NET-SOC Code (see Occupation Data)
TitleCharacter Varying(150)O*NET-SOC Title (see Occupation Data)
Element IDCharacter Varying(20)Content Model Outline Position (see Content Model Reference)
Element NameCharacter Varying(150)Content Model Element Name (see Content Model Reference)
Scale IDCharacter Varying(3)Scale ID (see Scales Reference)
Scale NameCharacter Varying(50)Scale Name (see Scales Reference)
Data ValueFloat(5,2)Rating associated with the O*NET-SOC occupation

This file contains the Content Model Work Values data associated with each O*NET- SOC occupation.

The column named Data Value provides both the mean extent rating (indicated by the value EX in the Scale ID column) and the top three high-point values for respondents endorsing each occupation (indicated by VH in the Scale ID Column).

The high-point values represent the following elements:

 0.00 = No high point available 
 1.00 = Achievement 
 2.00 = Working Conditions 
 3.00 = Recognition 
 4.00 = Relationships 
 5.00 = Support 
 6.00 = Independence 

The file is displayed in 9 tab delimited fields with the columns named O*NET-SOC Code, Title, Element ID, Element Name, Scale ID, Scale Name, Data Value, Date, and Domain Source. The 9 fields are represented by one row. There are a total of 7,866 rows of data in this file.

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File Structure Changes:
Release NumberDescription of Change
5.0Date and Source columns added
5.1 - 25.1No structure changes

Data Example - Work Values:
O*NET-SOC CodeTitleElement IDElement NameScale IDScale NameData ValueDateDomain Source
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.aAchievementEXExtent5.8311/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.bWorking ConditionsEXExtent5.7511/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.cRecognitionEXExtent5.3311/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.dRelationshipsEXExtent6.8311/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.eSupportEXExtent3.1711/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.fIndependenceEXExtent6.0011/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.gFirst Work Value High-PointVHWork Value High-Point4.0011/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.hSecond Work Value High-PointVHWork Value High-Point6.0011/2020Analyst - Transition
19-3033.00Clinical and Counseling Psychologists1.B.2.iThird Work Value High-PointVHWork Value High-Point1.0011/2020Analyst - Transition