Numbers of Office and Administrative Support Occupations in Ames, IA

Occupation group

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,670
2006 5,750
2007 5,950
2008 6,000
2009 6,000
2010 5,340
2011 5,330
2012 5,110
2013 5,440
2014 5,490
2015 5,280
2016 5,410
2017 5,340
2018 5,100

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 150
2007 160
2008 130
2009 230
2010 180
2011 210
2012 180
2013 240
2014 260
2015 240
2016 220
2017 250
2018 250

Billing and Posting Clerks

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110
2007 90
2008 100
2009 90
2010 70
2011 60
2012 70
2013 90
2014 110
2015 110
2016 130
2017 60
2018 50

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Year Number
2005 480
2006 540
2007 560
2008 560
2009 580
2010 480
2011 430
2012 380
2013 420
2014 480
2015 470
2016 490
2017 450
2018 460

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Year Number
2005 60
2006 40
2007 40
2009 30
2010 30
2011 40
2013 30
2014 30

Procurement Clerks

Year Number
2014 30

Tellers

Year Number
2006 180
2007 190
2008 190
2009 170
2010 130
2011 130
2012 200
2013 240
2014 190
2015 190
2016 210
2017 180
2018 170

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

Year Number
2011 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 30
2017 40
2018 30

Customer Service Representatives

Year Number
2005 230
2006 250
2007 240
2008 200
2009 290
2010 290
2011 330
2012 270
2013 330
2014 450
2015 420
2016 440
2017 470
2018 420

File Clerks

Year Number
2008 40
2009 30
2012 50
2013 60
2014 50
2015 50
2016 40
2017 50
2018 50

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 80
2008 80
2009 110
2010 130
2011 130
2012 140
2013 150
2014 130
2015 150
2016 160
2017 160
2018 170

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

Year Number
2013 40
2017 50

Library Assistants, Clerical

Year Number
2005 40
2007 120
2008 120
2009 90
2010 110
2011 110
2012 110
2013 120
2014 120
2015 100
2016 100

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Year Number
2008 50
2009 70
2010 60
2018 40

New Accounts Clerks

Year Number
2014 40
2018 30

Order Clerks

Year Number
2005 80
2006 50
2007 80
2008 50
2009 70
2010 50
2011 40

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 30
2008 30
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 30

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Year Number
2005 320
2006 320
2007 330
2008 400
2009 380
2010 350
2011 290
2012 260
2013 300
2014 230
2015 260
2016 240
2017 330
2018 340

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2005 80
2006 80
2007 80
2009 120
2014 60
2015 50
2016 80
2017 70
2018 70

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

Year Number
2018 40

Postal Service Mail Carriers

Year Number
2005 100
2006 100
2007 100
2008 90
2009 90
2010 90
2011 90
2012 90
2013 90
2014 90
2015 90
2016 90
2017 100
2018 100

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 40

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 40
2008 50
2009 70
2010 70
2011 60
2012 80
2013 80
2014 80
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40
2018 50

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Year Number
2005 200
2006 190
2007 190
2008 160
2009 170
2010 140
2011 180
2012 210
2013 220
2014 220
2015 220
2016 220
2017 130
2018 70

Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Year Number
2005 500
2006 610
2007 490
2008 610
2009 530
2010 430
2011 510
2012 510
2013 490
2014 490
2015 370
2016 460
2017 490
2018 520

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Year Number
2005 220
2006 330
2007 380
2008 390
2009 420
2010 340
2011 320
2012 380
2013 370
2014 380
2015 380
2016 390
2017 390
2018 310

Legal Secretaries

Year Number
2008 50
2013 30
2015 40

Medical Secretaries

Year Number
2007 40
2008 70
2009 70
2010 100
2011 100
2012 100
2013 120
2014 200
2015 200
2016 200
2017 90
2018 90

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

Year Number
2005 930
2006 790
2007 840
2008 830
2009 800
2010 780
2011 780
2012 680
2013 670
2014 670
2015 620
2016 590
2017 630
2018 590

Data Entry Keyers

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 40
2009 30
2013 40
2014 30
2015 30

Word Processors and Typists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 70
2008 80
2009 50
2010 40

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

Year Number
2007 80
2008 50

Office Clerks, General

Year Number
2005 1,080
2006 1,040
2007 1,190
2008 1,130
2009 990
2010 850
2011 850
2012 790
2013 770
2014 690
2015 710
2016 780
2017 810
2018 740

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

Year Number
2007 40
2008 50
2009 70
2010 30
2012 30
2013 50
2014 60
2015 50

Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Year Number
2005 30