The LinkedIn industry list has changed!

LinkedIn has made some changes to the industries that you can search on their platform. Gone are most of the previous 148 industries and now we have a staggering 416! As someone who likes to drill down on searches for my clients, this will hopefully be a good thing as it will allow for more accurate searches.

Plus, I have been at the forefront of saying for years is that what LinkedIn really needs is a separate industry code for “Sheet Music Publishing” – I’m sure all 9 of them across the world are now delighted. Some of these make sense, others seem rather pointless.

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In any case, here are all the industries on LinkedIn for 2022…

Abrasives and Nonmetallic Minerals Manufacturing
Accomodation Services
Administration of Justice
Administrative and Support Services
Advertising Services
Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Air, Water, and Waste Program Management
Airlines and Aviation
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Alternative Medicine
Ambulance Services
Amusement Parks and Arcades
Animal Feed Manufacturing
Animation and Post-production
Apparel Manufacturing
Appliances, Electrical, and Electronics Manufacturing
Architectural and Structural Metal Manufacturing
Architecture and Planning
Armed Forces
Artificial Rubber and Synthetic Fiber Manufacturing
Artists and Writers
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
Automation Machinery Manufacturing
Aviation and Aerospace Component Manufacturing
Baked Goods Manufacturing
Bars, Taverns, and Nightclubs
Bed-and-Breakfasts, Hostels, Homestays
Beverage Manufacturing
Biomass Electric Power Generation
Biotechnology Research
Blockchain Services
Boilers, Tanks, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
Book and Periodical Publishing
Book Publishing
Broadcast Media Production and Distribution
Building Construction
Building Equipment Contractors
Building Finishing Contractors
Building Structure and Exterior Contractors
Business Consulting and Services
Business Content
Business Intelligence Platforms
Business Skills Training
Cable and Satellite Programming
Capital Markets
Chemical Manufacturing
Chemical Raw Materials Manufacturing
Child Day Care Services
Circuses and Magic Shows
Civic and Social Organizations
Civil Engineering
Claims Adjusting, Actuarial Services
Clay and Refractory Products Manufacturing
Coal Mining
Collection Agencies
Commercial and Industrial Equipment Rental
Commercial and Industrial Machinery Maintenance
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Community Development and Urban Planning
Community Services
Computer and Network Security
Computer Games
Computer Hardware Manufacturing
Computer Networking Products
Computers and Electronics Manufacturing
Conservation Programs
Construction Hardware Manufacturing
Consumer Goods Rental
Consumer Services
Correctional Institutions
Cosmetology and Barber Schools
Courts of Law
Credit Intermediation
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
Dairy Product Manufacturing
Dance Companies
Data Infrastructure and Analytics
Data Security Software Products
Defense and Space Manufacturing
Design Services
Desktop Computing Software Products
Economic Programs
Education Administration Programs
E-Learning Providers
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
Electric Power Generation
Electric Power Transmission, Control, and Distribution
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
Electronic and Precision Equipment Maintenance
Embedded Software Products
Emergency and Relief Services
Engines and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
Entertainment Providers
Environmental Quality Programs
Environmental Services
Equipment Rental Services
Events Services
Executive Offices
Executive Search Services
Fabricated Metal Products
Facilities Services
Family Planning Centers
Farming, Ranching, Forestry
Fashion Accessories Manufacturing
Financial Services
Fine Arts Schools
Fire Protection
Flight Training
Food and Beverage Manufacturing
Food and Beverage Retail
Food and Beverage Services
Footwear and Leather Goods Repair
Footwear Manufacturing
Forestry and Logging
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
Freight and Package Transportation
Fruit and Vegetable Preserves Manufacturing
Funds and Trusts
Furniture and Home Furnishings Manufacturing
Gambling Facilities and Casinos
Geothermal Electric Power Generation
Glass Product Manufacturing
Glass, Ceramics and Concrete Manufacturing
Golf Courses and Country Clubs
Government Administration
Government Relations Services
Graphic Design
Ground Passenger Transportation
Health and Human Services
Higher Education
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
Historical Sites
Holding Companies
Home Health Care Services
Hospitals and Health Care
Hotels and Motels
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Household Services
Housing and Community Development
Housing Programs
Human Resources Services
HVAC and Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
Hydroelectric Power Generation
Individual and Family Services
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Industry Associations
Information Services
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds
Insurance Carriers
Interior Design
International Affairs
International Trade and Development
Internet Marketplace Platforms
Internet News
Internet Publishing
Interurban and Rural Bus Services
Investment Advice
Investment Banking
Investment Management
IT Services and IT Consulting
IT System Custom Software Development
IT System Data Services
IT System Design Services
IT System Installation and Disposal
IT System Operations and Maintenance
IT System Testing and Evaluation
IT System Training and Support
Janitorial Services
Landscaping Services
Language Schools
Laundry and Drycleaning Services
Law Enforcement
Law Practice
Leasing Non-residential Real Estate
Leasing Real Estate
Leasing Real Estate Agents and Brokers
Leasing Residential Real Estate
Leather Product Manufacturing
Legal Services
Legislative Offices
Lime and Gypsum Products Manufacturing
Loan Brokers
Machinery Manufacturing
Magnetic and Optical Media Manufacturing
Maritime Transportation
Market Research
Marketing Services
Mattress and Blinds Manufacturing
Measuring and Control Instrument Manufacturing
Meat Products Manufacturing
Media and Telecommunications
Media Production
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
Medical Equipment Manufacturing
Medical Practices
Mental Health Care
Metal Ore Mining
Metal Treatments
Metal Valve, Ball, and Roller Manufacturing
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
Military and International Affairs
Mobile Computing Software Products
Mobile Food Services
Mobile Gaming Apps
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Movie and Video Distribution
Movies and Sound Recording
Museums, Historical Sites, and Zoos
Nanotechnology Research
Natural Gas Distribution
Natural Gas Extraction
Newspaper Publishing
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining
Non-profit Organizations
Nonresidential Building Construction
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
Nursing Homes and Residential Care Facilities
Office Administration
Office Furniture and Fixtures Manufacturing
Oil and Coal Product Manufacturing
Oil and Gas
Oil Extraction
Oil, Gas, and Mining
Online and Mail Order Retail
Online Audio and Video Media
Operations Consulting
Outpatient Care Centers
Outsourcing and Offshoring Consulting
Packaging and Containers Manufacturing
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
Paper and Forest Product Manufacturing
Pension Funds
Performing Arts
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports
Periodical Publishing
Personal and Laundry Services
Personal Care Product Manufacturing
Personal Care Services
Pet Services
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Philanthropic Fundraising Services
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists
Pipeline Transportation
Plastics and Rubber Product Manufacturing
Plastics Manufacturing
Political Organizations
Postal Services
Primary and Secondary Education
Primary Metal Manufacturing
Printing Services
Professional Organizations
Professional Services
Public Assistance Programs
Public Health
Public Policy Offices
Public Relations and Communications Services
Public Safety
Radio and Television Broadcasting
Rail Transportation
Railroad Equipment Manufacturing
Ranching and Fisheries
Real Estate and Equipment Rental Services
Recreational Facilities
Religious Institutions
Renewable Energy Semiconductor Manufacturing
Repair and Maintenance
Research Services
Residential Building Construction
Retail Apparel and Fashion
Retail Appliances, Electrical, and Electronic Equipment
Retail Art Supplies
Retail Books and Printed News
Retail Building Materials and Garden Equipment
Retail Florists
Retail Furniture and Home Furnishings
Retail Gasoline
Retail Groceries
Retail Health and Personal Care Products
Retail Luxury Goods and Jewelry
Retail Motor Vehicles
Retail Musical Instruments
Retail Office Equipment
Retail Office Supplies and Gifts
Retail Recyclable Materials & Used Merchandise
Reupholstery and Furniture Repair
Rubber Products Manufacturing
Satellite Telecommunications
Savings Institutions
School and Employee Bus Services
Seafood Product Manufacturing
Secretarial Schools
Securities and Commodity Exchanges
Security and Investigations
Security Guards and Patrol Services
Security Systems Services
Semiconductor Manufacturing
Services for the Elderly and Disabled
Sheet Music Publishing
Shuttles and Special Needs Transportation Services
Sightseeing Transportation
Skiing Facilities
Soap and Cleaning Product Manufacturing
Social Networking Platforms
Software Development
Solar Electric Power Generation
Sound Recording
Space Research and Technology
Specialty Trade Contractors
Spectator Sports
Sporting Goods Manufacturing
Sports and Recreation Instruction
Sports Teams and Clubs
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
Staffing and Recruiting
Steam and Air-Conditioning Supply
Strategic Management Services
Subdivision of Land
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
Taxi and Limousine Services
Technical and Vocational Training
Technology and Information
Technology, Information and Media
Telecommunications Carriers
Telephone Call Centers
Temporary Help Services
Textile Manufacturing
Theater Companies
Think Tanks
Tobacco Manufacturing
Translation and Localization
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Transportation Programs
Transportation, Logistics and Storage
Travel Arrangements
Truck Transportation
Trusts and Estates
Turned Products and Fastener Manufacturing
Urban Transit Services
Utilities Administration
Utility System Construction
Vehicle Repair and Maintenance
Venture Capital and Private Equity Principals
Veterinary Services
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Warehousing and Storage
Waste Collection
Waste Treatment and Disposal
Water Supply and Irrigation Systems
Water, Waste, Steam, and Air Conditioning Services
Wellness and Fitness Services
Wholesale Alcoholic Beverages
Wholesale Apparel and Sewing Supplies
Wholesale Appliances, Electrical, and Electronics
Wholesale Building Materials
Wholesale Chemical and Allied Products
Wholesale Computer Equipment
Wholesale Drugs and Sundries
Wholesale Food and Beverage
Wholesale Footwear
Wholesale Furniture and Home Furnishings
Wholesale Hardware, Plumbing, Heating Equipment
Wholesale Import and Export
Wholesale Luxury Goods and Jewelry
Wholesale Machinery
Wholesale Metals and Minerals
Wholesale Motor Vehicles and Parts
Wholesale Paper Products
Wholesale Petroleum and Petroleum Products
Wholesale Photography Equipment and Supplies
Wholesale Raw Farm Products
Wholesale Recyclable Materials
Wind Electric Power Generation
Wireless Services
Women’s Handbag Manufacturing
Wood Product Manufacturing
Writing and Editing
Zoos and Botanical Gardens