Numbers of Office and Administrative Support Occupations in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ

Occupation group

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 55,110
2006 57,020
2007 58,870
2008 59,230
2009 59,080
2010 60,700
2011 59,650
2012 58,870
2013 56,700
2014 57,390
2015 56,710
2016 57,750
2017 58,470
2018 58,070

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Year Number
2005 2,810
2006 2,630
2007 2,600
2008 2,720
2009 3,090
2010 3,410
2011 3,400
2012 3,320
2013 3,170
2014 3,150
2015 3,370
2016 3,720
2017 3,890
2018 3,870

Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service

Year Number
2005 510
2006 460
2007 330
2008 400
2009 360
2010 370
2011 360
2012 390
2013 380
2014 330
2015 230
2016 270
2017 150
2018 110

Telephone Operators

Year Number
2007 150

Bill and Account Collectors

Year Number
2005 1,230
2006 1,720
2007 1,790
2008 1,790
2009 2,080
2010 2,080
2011 1,900
2012 1,500
2013 1,290
2014 1,330
2015 1,150
2016 1,190
2017 960
2018 1,130

Billing and Posting Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,380
2006 1,720
2007 1,630
2008 1,540
2009 1,540
2010 1,550
2011 1,560
2012 1,500
2013 1,430
2014 1,480
2015 1,440
2016 1,390
2017 1,350
2018 1,390

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Year Number
2005 4,240
2006 4,620
2007 4,530
2008 4,340
2009 3,910
2010 3,830
2011 3,890
2012 3,900
2013 3,750
2014 3,680
2015 3,490
2016 3,160
2017 3,160
2018 3,070

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Year Number
2005 460
2006 540
2007 540
2008 580
2009 560
2010 550
2011 560
2012 480
2013 500
2014 490
2015 490
2016 440
2017 440
2018 440

Procurement Clerks

Year Number
2005 130
2006 140
2007 210
2008 210
2009 170
2010 120
2011 150
2012 170
2013 160
2014 140
2015 120
2016 120
2017 110
2018 110

Tellers

Year Number
2006 1,680
2007 1,740
2008 1,480
2009 1,690
2010 1,410
2011 1,400
2012 1,400
2013 1,440
2014 1,460
2015 1,330
2016 1,350
2017 1,260
2018 1,210

Brokerage Clerks

Year Number
2005 60
2006 120
2007 130
2008 100
2009 60
2010 60
2011 80
2012 80
2013 60
2014 40
2015 60
2016 70
2017 80
2018 50

Correspondence Clerks

Year Number
2008 120
2009 70
2010 80
2018 60

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

Year Number
2005 130
2006 180
2007 170
2008 170
2009 220
2010 230
2011 250
2012 190
2013 190
2014 300
2015 280
2016 260
2017 200
2018 200

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

Year Number
2005 50
2006 80
2007 70
2008 80
2009 80
2010 100
2011 70
2013 170
2014 160
2015 120

Customer Service Representatives

Year Number
2005 5,300
2006 5,370
2007 5,700
2008 6,730
2009 6,850
2010 8,140
2011 7,180
2012 7,290
2013 7,000
2014 7,540
2015 7,710
2016 7,980
2017 7,980
2018 7,740

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

Year Number
2006 100
2008 300
2009 320
2010 360
2011 380
2012 360
2013 340
2014 320
2015 320
2016 310
2017 290
2018 220

File Clerks

Year Number
2005 660
2006 610
2007 550
2008 570
2009 440
2010 530
2011 460
2012 470
2013 400
2014 410
2015 360
2016 270
2017 490
2018 510

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Year Number
2005 300
2006 240
2007 340
2008 310
2009 360
2010 290
2011 310
2012 370
2013 470
2014 390
2015 380
2016 460
2017 480
2018 420

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

Year Number
2005 240
2006 240
2007 300
2008 310
2009 350
2010 410
2011 410
2012 470
2013 400
2014 460
2015 570
2016 650
2017 680
2018 740

Library Assistants, Clerical

Year Number
2005 120
2006 190
2007 210
2008 290
2009 260
2010 220
2011 220
2012 200
2013 240
2014 240
2015 290
2016 350
2017 380
2018 360

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Year Number
2005 370
2006 290
2007 300
2008 250
2009 160
2010 170
2011 170
2012 210
2013 340
2014 330
2015 220
2016 210
2017 300
2018 270

New Accounts Clerks

Year Number
2005 110
2008 80
2009 50
2013 130
2014 140
2015 150
2016 50
2017 40

Order Clerks

Year Number
2005 510
2006 560
2007 630
2008 660
2009 620
2010 970
2011 870
2012 890
2015 740
2016 200
2017 160
2018 190

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Year Number
2005 370
2006 390
2007 400
2008 450
2009 480
2010 490
2011 440
2012 380
2013 360
2014 330
2015 320
2017 400
2018 350

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Year Number
2005 2,960
2006 3,130
2007 3,070
2008 3,260
2009 3,020
2010 3,160
2011 3,080
2012 3,080
2013 3,270
2014 3,100
2015 3,040
2016 2,880
2017 2,910
2018 3,090

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Year Number
2005 110
2006 140
2007 150
2008 120
2009 130
2010 110
2013 100
2014 120
2015 50
2016 120
2017 150
2018 200

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2005 380
2006 260
2007 190
2008 160
2009 190
2010 270
2011 240
2012 220
2013 110
2014 160
2015 150
2016 150
2017 100
2018 80

Cargo and Freight Agents

Year Number
2007 50
2009 80
2011 40
2012 60
2013 50
2014 60
2015 80
2016 200
2017 220
2018 190

Couriers and Messengers

Year Number
2005 350
2006 440
2007 380
2008 200
2009 260
2010 310
2011 330
2012 370
2013 250
2014 260
2015 210
2016 190
2017 190
2018 170

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

Year Number
2005 290
2006 300
2007 280
2008 160
2009 220
2010 190
2011 140
2012 90
2013 90
2014 170
2015 190
2016 170
2017 190
2018 180

Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

Year Number
2005 450
2006 700
2007 570
2008 530
2009 490
2010 430
2011 520
2012 600
2013 570
2014 470
2015 430
2016 480
2017 540
2018 570

Meter Readers, Utilities

Year Number
2007 70
2008 100
2009 80
2010 100
2011 100
2012 100
2013 100
2014 80
2015 80
2016 110
2017 100
2018 120

Postal Service Clerks

Year Number
2005 240
2006 240
2007 240
2008 220
2009 210
2010 180
2011 180
2012 190
2013 180
2014 180
2015 190
2016 190
2017 200
2018 190

Postal Service Mail Carriers

Year Number
2005 1,000
2006 1,000
2007 1,010
2008 1,050
2009 1,010
2010 990
2011 950
2012 920
2013 890
2014 890
2015 890
2016 910
2017 950
2018 970

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 510
2006 490
2007 530
2008 500
2009 450
2010 430
2011 420
2012 430
2013 410
2014 410
2015 390
2016 390
2017 390
2018 360

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Year Number
2005 710
2006 680
2007 740
2008 690
2009 680
2010 830
2011 890
2012 1,090
2013 920
2014 910
2015 660
2016 730
2017 820
2018 1,240

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,630
2006 1,820
2007 1,740
2008 1,610
2009 1,800
2010 2,110
2011 2,310
2012 2,300
2013 2,040
2014 1,970
2015 1,760
2016 1,720
2017 1,670
2018 1,980

Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Year Number
2005 4,300
2006 4,420
2007 4,490
2008 4,160
2009 4,440
2010 4,720
2011 5,360
2012 5,420
2013 5,940
2014 5,840
2015 6,260
2016 6,660
2017 7,150
2018 6,720

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

Year Number
2005 260
2006 430
2007 450
2008 250
2009 200
2010 190
2011 170
2012 200
2013 110
2014 90
2015 60
2016 60
2018 160

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Year Number
2005 2,120
2006 2,050
2007 2,220
2008 2,210
2009 2,230
2010 1,950
2011 1,690
2012 1,300
2013 1,120
2014 1,190
2015 1,160
2016 1,170
2017 890
2018 890

Legal Secretaries

Year Number
2005 920
2006 750
2007 830
2008 720
2009 730
2010 590
2011 470
2012 320
2013 350
2014 360
2015 410
2016 370
2017 280
2018 230

Medical Secretaries

Year Number
2005 1,220
2006 1,190
2007 1,400
2008 1,600
2009 1,500
2010 1,150
2011 1,060
2012 1,130
2013 1,280
2014 1,390
2015 1,370
2016 1,630
2017 1,490
2018 1,500

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Year Number
2005 4,740
2006 4,400
2007 5,170
2008 5,640
2009 5,510
2010 5,860
2011 5,530
2012 6,090
2013 5,710
2014 6,200
2015 5,930
2016 6,010
2017 5,730
2018 5,200

Computer Operators

Year Number
2005 310
2006 260
2007 250
2008 270
2009 260
2010 240
2011 250
2012 250
2013 260
2014 160
2015 110
2016 70
2017 50
2018 50

Data Entry Keyers

Year Number
2005 720
2006 780
2007 670
2008 610
2009 570
2010 550
2011 530
2012 450
2013 360
2014 400
2015 520
2016 540
2017 480
2018 350

Word Processors and Typists

Year Number
2005 460
2006 490
2007 380
2008 310
2009 440
2010 390
2011 290
2012 260
2013 240
2014 300
2015 260
2016 250
2017 220
2018 190

Desktop Publishers

Year Number
2005 130
2006 60
2007 60
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 30
2013 40

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

Year Number
2005 470
2006 580
2007 840
2008 950
2009 800
2010 590
2011 380
2012 500
2013 540
2014 660
2015 780
2016 800
2017 770
2018 530

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

Year Number
2005 520
2006 410
2007 360
2008 350
2009 360
2010 340
2011 360
2012 290
2016 320
2017 230
2018 200

Office Clerks, General

Year Number
2005 8,180
2006 9,100
2007 9,420
2008 9,340
2009 9,160
2010 8,980
2011 9,530
2012 8,660
2013 7,660
2014 7,380
2015 7,670
2016 8,130
2017 9,080
2018 9,560

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

Year Number
2005 330
2006 240
2007 250
2008 150
2011 310
2013 200
2014 160
2015 140
2016 150
2017 160

Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Year Number
2005 50
2011 30
2012 40
2013 30
2016 30

Statistical Assistants

Year Number
2006 50
2018 30

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 340
2006 220
2007 200
2008 200
2009 220
2012 160
2013 220
2014 200
2015 250
2016 250
2017 270
2018 180