Numbers of Transportation and Material Moving Occupations in Ames, IA

Occupation group

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,810
2006 1,810
2007 1,860
2008 1,820
2009 1,740
2010 1,810
2011 2,150
2012 2,220
2013 2,230
2014 2,160
2015 2,050
2016 1,970
2017 1,880
2018 1,920

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand

Year Number
2011 40
2012 40

First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators

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

Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity

Year Number
2012 230
2013 200
2018 130

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

Year Number
2006 160
2007 150
2008 90
2009 90
2010 100
2011 110
2012 120
2013 120
2014 110
2015 110
2016 90
2017 90
2018 50

Driver/Sales Workers

Year Number
2006 60
2007 30
2011 200
2014 220
2015 250
2016 270

Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

Year Number
2005 340
2006 300
2007 320
2008 280
2009 270
2010 270
2011 270
2012 250
2013 260
2014 270
2015 280
2016 290
2017 300
2018 310

Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers

Year Number
2005 160
2006 160
2007 180
2008 120
2009 160
2010 140
2011 180
2012 230
2013 250
2014 220
2015 210
2016 270
2017 260
2018 290

Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs

Year Number
2007 50
2009 50
2010 60
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 70
2015 60
2016 70
2017 50
2018 50

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 60

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

Year Number
2013 50

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

Year Number
2008 70
2009 60
2011 40

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Year Number
2005 110
2006 90
2007 170
2008 150
2009 100
2010 70
2011 140
2012 120
2013 70
2014 60
2015 80
2016 90
2017 100
2018 70

Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Year Number
2005 110
2006 60
2007 60
2008 50
2010 50
2011 110
2012 140
2013 140
2014 100
2015 70
2016 70
2017 80

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

Year Number
2005 460
2006 330
2007 360
2008 360
2009 400
2010 310
2011 500
2012 440
2013 610
2014 580
2015 540
2016 420
2017 470
2018 550

Packers and Packagers, Hand

Year Number
2005 160
2006 160
2007 140
2008 150
2012 180
2013 180
2016 120
2017 120
2018 60

Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

Year Number
2012 50
2013 40
2014 60
2017 40