Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 18,060
2006 17,840
2007 17,010
2008 17,680
2009 16,500
2010 16,270
2011 15,810
2012 16,760
2013 16,840
2014 16,960
2015 17,740
2016 16,570
2017 17,140
2018 17,640

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 1,730
2006 1,710
2007 1,660
2008 1,570
2009 1,550
2010 1,410
2011 1,240
2012 1,350
2013 1,370
2014 1,520
2015 1,340
2016 1,360
2017 1,600
2018 1,830

Boilermakers

Year Number
2008 250
2009 210
2010 330
2011 330
2012 360
2013 70
2014 80
2015 110
2017 90
2018 130

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 220
2006 270
2007 180
2008 390
2009 270
2010 240
2011 210
2012 210
2013 230
2014 170
2015 230
2016 310
2017 260
2018 280

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 2,410
2006 2,560
2007 2,230
2008 2,570
2009 2,050
2010 2,120
2011 1,960
2012 1,910
2013 1,990
2014 2,150
2015 2,240
2016 2,150
2017 2,060
2018 2,000

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2011 90

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2011 100
2018 100

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2006 80
2009 170
2010 150
2011 110
2012 70
2013 130
2014 120
2015 160
2016 70
2017 60

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 300
2006 280
2007 370
2008 330
2009 370
2010 250
2011 240
2012 140
2013 220
2014 220
2015 320
2016 200
2017 250
2018 300

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 2,500
2006 2,580
2007 2,560
2008 2,760
2009 2,660
2010 2,600
2011 2,640
2012 3,030
2013 3,030
2014 3,130
2015 3,190
2016 3,550
2017 3,640
2018 3,630

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 130
2006 200
2007 160
2008 160
2009 110
2010 130
2011 120
2012 110
2013 80
2014 70

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 950
2006 800
2007 950
2008 1,100
2009 1,120
2010 1,180
2011 1,210
2012 1,190
2013 1,150
2014 1,090
2015 1,050
2016 1,020
2017 1,180
2018 1,180

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 110
2006 150
2008 210
2010 100
2011 110
2014 120
2015 130
2016 180
2018 190

Tapers

Year Number
2006 100
2007 60
2011 70
2014 60
2015 60

Electricians

Year Number
2011 1,630
2012 1,770
2013 1,960
2014 1,580
2015 2,360
2016 2,060
2017 2,040
2018 1,720

Glaziers

Year Number
2015 130
2016 110

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2005 60
2012 140
2015 50
2016 60
2017 120

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2013 60
2014 90
2015 250
2016 200
2017 210

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 610
2006 570
2007 450
2008 350
2009 400
2010 380
2011 470
2012 540
2013 730
2014 740
2015 640
2016 450
2017 470
2018 530

Paperhangers

Year Number
2010 80

Pipelayers

Year Number
2014 50
2015 40

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 1,240
2006 1,410
2007 1,440
2008 1,620
2009 1,330
2010 1,130
2011 1,030
2012 1,280
2013 1,330
2014 1,420
2015 1,410
2016 930
2017 1,120
2018 1,340

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2009 40

Roofers

Year Number
2011 440
2012 370
2013 290
2014 260
2015 270
2016 320
2017 330
2018 410

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 570
2006 380
2007 250
2008 110
2010 200
2011 230
2012 230
2013 260
2014 490
2015 410
2017 130
2018 80

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 350
2006 290
2007 270
2011 330
2012 370
2013 290
2014 270
2015 300
2017 180
2018 150

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 2,090,380,570
2006 1,950,320,930
2007 1,740,920
2008 20,101,030
2009 20,504,601,070
2010 3,490

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 120
2006 180
2007 200
2009 50
2010 30
2012 50
2015 60
2017 40

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 230
2006 290
2007 320
2008 320
2009 250
2010 210
2011 180
2012 240
2013 170
2016 30
2017 40
2018 80

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2005 80
2006 230
2007 230
2008 230
2009 110
2010 120
2013 230
2014 240
2015 170
2018 30

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 130
2008 70
2012 120
2013 60
2014 110

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2008 40
2010 70
2011 140

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 390
2006 460
2007 450
2008 370
2009 390
2010 370
2011 510
2012 630
2013 750
2014 670
2015 470
2016 390
2017 460
2018 670

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2008 90
2010 110
2011 90
2012 70
2014 40
2015 30
2016 30
2018 100

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2013 100
2014 100

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2008 110
2010 180
2011 230
2012 180
2013 240
2014 200
2015 240
2016 270
2017 340
2018 350

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2005 1,580
2006 1,500
2007 1,430
2008 1,220
2009 1,150
2010 1,200
2011 1,440
2012 1,460
2013 1,430
2014 1,330
2015 1,250
2016 1,420
2017 1,430
2018 1,540

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2006 60
2009 40
2011 50

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 70
2007 50
2009 60
2010 60
2011 50
2012 50

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 130
2007 110