Numbers of jobs in Alabama

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,827,960
2002 1,819,390
2003 1,820,170
2004 1,830,360
2005 1,872,600
2006 1,912,220
2007 1,931,970
2008 1,945,300
2009 1,863,620
2010 1,807,480
2011 1,809,420
2012 1,824,400
2013 1,844,080
2014 1,857,530
2015 1,883,310
2016 1,912,990
2017 1,922,570
2018 1,943,760

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 107,460
2002 103,720
2003 91,920
2004 81,040
2005 79,730
2006 77,880
2007 78,560
2008 79,400
2009 75,100
2010 69,180
2011 66,050
2012 66,790
2013 66,820
2014 67,500
2015 69,100
2016 70,090
2017 69,950
2018 73,860

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 50,570
2002 52,540
2003 54,010
2004 54,370
2005 57,660
2006 61,520
2007 62,440
2008 62,630
2009 61,990
2010 62,560
2011 63,340
2012 65,480
2013 65,500
2014 67,730
2015 69,290
2016 72,290
2017 73,110
2018 74,370

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 25,530
2002 29,120
2003 29,600
2004 29,310
2005 31,740
2006 33,590
2007 33,790
2008 34,460
2009 34,180
2010 35,610
2011 36,860
2012 38,150
2013 40,350
2014 39,420
2015 38,260
2016 38,600
2017 39,760
2018 41,560

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 36,090
2002 36,220
2003 35,490
2004 36,220
2005 38,930
2006 40,360
2007 42,220
2008 39,810
2009 39,830
2010 39,620
2011 39,060
2012 39,900
2013 40,930
2014 40,680
2015 41,830
2016 42,800
2017 43,010
2018 43,510

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 11,600
2002 10,670
2003 10,800
2004 10,330
2005 10,760
2006 10,160
2007 10,070
2008 9,930
2009 10,370
2010 9,870
2011 9,120
2012 8,950
2013 9,660
2014 8,920
2015 9,100
2016 8,600
2017 8,260
2018 8,560

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 15,170
2002 14,800
2003 14,950
2004 15,910
2005 16,820
2006 18,150
2007 18,900
2008 18,330
2009 17,170
2010 16,890
2011 16,320
2012 16,780
2013 16,920
2014 16,970
2015 17,510
2016 17,520
2017 17,980
2018 18,720

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 9,140
2002 10,030
2003 9,700
2004 10,430
2005 11,040
2006 10,160
2007 9,910
2008 9,630
2009 9,340
2010 9,300
2011 9,350
2012 10,170
2013 9,570
2014 8,980
2015 9,690
2016 9,820
2017 10,080
2018 10,060

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 101,430
2002 101,680
2003 100,460
2004 100,210
2005 104,570
2006 106,540
2007 106,980
2008 108,160
2009 107,510
2010 105,840
2011 106,630
2012 105,420
2013 110,690
2014 109,900
2015 108,240
2016 102,910
2017 103,290
2018 103,640

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 13,920
2002 13,870
2003 14,590
2004 16,210
2005 17,140
2006 17,840
2007 17,780
2008 18,840
2009 19,000
2010 18,770
2011 19,090
2012 18,510
2013 16,590
2014 15,760
2015 16,260
2016 17,370
2017 17,440
2018 17,700

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 96,170
2002 98,150
2003 99,150
2004 102,370
2005 104,410
2006 108,640
2007 111,580
2008 111,860
2009 113,520
2010 115,430
2011 116,460
2012 118,100
2013 119,780
2014 119,810
2015 122,780
2016 128,740
2017 131,410
2018 131,000

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 42,890
2002 42,900
2003 42,590
2004 44,760
2005 45,630
2006 47,670
2007 48,300
2008 51,930
2009 50,790
2010 51,210
2011 49,740
2012 50,620
2013 49,890
2014 49,570
2015 50,410
2016 51,430
2017 53,300
2018 53,630

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 38,390
2002 37,830
2003 39,190
2004 40,740
2005 41,300
2006 41,830
2007 41,510
2008 42,200
2009 43,610
2010 44,570
2011 44,150
2012 42,900
2013 43,360
2014 43,380
2015 42,380
2016 42,490
2017 42,410
2018 44,520

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 132,030
2002 132,350
2003 137,220
2004 146,810
2005 148,590
2006 152,840
2007 153,960
2008 152,340
2009 147,300
2010 141,810
2011 142,120
2012 147,190
2013 152,250
2014 158,910
2015 162,060
2016 167,750
2017 173,300
2018 178,590

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 55,310
2002 53,430
2003 54,590
2004 54,450
2005 54,680
2006 55,020
2007 55,400
2008 57,980
2009 55,250
2010 53,780
2011 52,780
2012 54,080
2013 54,980
2014 56,410
2015 56,800
2016 59,230
2017 58,870
2018 58,310

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 24,730
2002 27,250
2003 28,700
2004 31,640
2005 31,950
2006 31,580
2007 33,340
2008 34,460
2009 36,340
2010 38,470
2011 40,440
2012 43,070
2013 43,480
2014 44,170
2015 45,150
2016 46,400
2017 48,400
2018 49,460

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 198,720
2002 195,770
2003 198,810
2004 194,800
2005 199,900
2006 205,000
2007 212,360
2008 221,880
2009 211,710
2010 207,910
2011 210,450
2012 212,310
2013 212,460
2014 214,030
2015 217,860
2016 217,970
2017 213,670
2018 211,600

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 293,440
2002 294,370
2003 296,110
2004 297,120
2005 300,780
2006 303,160
2007 307,620
2008 309,040
2009 302,570
2010 294,560
2011 292,000
2012 287,130
2013 281,080
2014 282,940
2015 282,300
2016 284,130
2017 282,400
2018 280,290

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 7,090
2002 7,130
2003 7,360
2004 7,020
2005 6,740
2006 7,130
2007 6,750
2008 6,540
2009 6,600
2010 6,280
2011 5,890
2012 5,420
2013 5,900
2014 6,650
2015 6,170
2016 5,880
2017 5,310
2018 5,800

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 93,650
2002 92,670
2003 92,710
2004 97,820
2005 99,250
2006 102,010
2007 101,740
2008 102,120
2009 91,620
2010 82,970
2011 78,110
2012 75,280
2013 76,670
2014 75,010
2015 74,640
2016 73,740
2017 73,870
2018 77,840

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 95,250
2002 94,890
2003 94,140
2004 92,170
2005 93,100
2006 92,800
2007 93,920
2008 95,510
2009 90,450
2010 88,470
2011 91,600
2012 89,790
2013 89,610
2014 91,080
2015 91,860
2016 92,250
2017 90,670
2018 93,170

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 220,810
2002 213,550
2003 206,700
2004 206,470
2005 217,470
2006 227,380
2007 224,400
2008 218,350
2009 192,620
2010 176,850
2011 183,160
2012 190,450
2013 197,810
2014 199,730
2015 205,930
2016 213,550
2017 217,870
2018 218,860

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 158,590
2002 156,460
2003 161,370
2004 160,150
2005 160,400
2006 160,950
2007 160,430
2008 159,910
2009 146,750
2010 137,540
2011 136,710
2012 137,910
2013 139,780
2014 139,970
2015 145,690
2016 149,440
2017 148,210
2018 148,700

Metro Areas in Alabama