Numbers of Production Occupations in Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2015 108,800
2016 104,910
2017 103,640

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2015 6,190
2016 5,830
2017 6,140

Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

Year Number
2015 400
2016 300
2017 350

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

Year Number
2015 110
2016 80
2017 90

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2015 5,230
2016 5,770

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2015 1,190
2016 830

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Year Number
2016 190

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2016 550
2017 420

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

Year Number
2015 70
2016 110
2017 130

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2015 15,470
2016 13,550

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2015 3,320
2016 2,950

Bakers

Year Number
2015 2,520
2016 2,640
2017 3,300

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2015 1,570
2016 1,320
2017 1,440

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2015 530
2016 540
2017 320

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

Year Number
2015 80
2017 280

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2015 110
2016 60

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2015 740
2016 940
2017 1,320

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2015 380
2016 310
2017 300

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 100
2016 130
2017 180

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 1,720
2016 2,130
2017 2,430

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 470
2016 540
2017 520

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 490
2016 480
2017 490

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 290
2016 160
2017 240

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 270
2016 250

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 2,000
2016 2,370
2017 2,290

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 450
2016 360
2017 350

Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla

Year Number
2015 1,630
2016 1,570
2017 1,570

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 1,180
2016 810
2017 840

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 630
2016 260
2017 340

Machinists

Year Number
2015 5,310
2016 5,100
2017 5,360

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2016 50
2017 80

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

Year Number
2015 110
2016 110
2017 50

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 1,210
2016 1,090
2017 1,220

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2016 1,320

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2015 620
2016 590
2017 510

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2015 2,770
2016 2,840
2017 2,980

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 490
2016 540
2017 470

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 160
2016 300
2017 240

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2016 60
2017 100

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 700
2016 560
2017 450

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Year Number
2015 300
2016 370
2017 170

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 740
2016 590
2017 510

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2015 670
2016 480
2017 450

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2015 2,490
2016 2,420
2017 2,320

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Year Number
2015 600
2016 700
2017 660

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2015 1,530
2016 1,960
2017 2,140

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2015 660
2016 650
2017 400

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2015 2,670
2016 2,320
2017 2,530

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

Year Number
2015 110
2017 70

Sewers, Hand

Year Number
2015 160
2017 110

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Year Number
2015 230
2016 290
2017 430

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2015 250
2016 290
2017 120

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 230
2017 210

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 200
2016 160

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

Year Number
2016 570
2017 530

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

Year Number
2015 150
2016 90
2017 110

Upholsterers

Year Number
2015 500
2016 440
2017 420

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

Year Number
2016 170
2017 100

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2015 900
2017 1,610

Furniture Finishers

Year Number
2015 160
2016 210
2017 200

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2015 590
2016 420

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2015 360
2016 520
2017 620

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2017 120

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2015 220
2016 150
2017 140

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2015 500
2016 560
2017 460

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

Year Number
2015 140

Plant and System Operators, All Other

Year Number
2015 40
2016 30
2017 40

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2017 530

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Te

Year Number
2016 350
2017 310

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 240
2016 180
2017 170

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

Year Number
2015 1,060
2016 700
2017 500

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 920
2016 1,290
2017 1,430

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Year Number
2015 330
2016 400
2017 440

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 470
2016 460
2017 360

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 540
2016 540
2017 460

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2015 7,110
2016 7,400
2017 7,580

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Year Number
2015 320
2016 240
2017 350

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2015 580
2016 670
2017 820

Medical Appliance Technicians

Year Number
2015 130
2016 180
2017 120

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2015 470

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2015 4,570
2016 4,510
2017 5,210

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 830
2016 900
2017 780

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2015 670
2016 660
2017 670

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2016 220
2017 270

Semiconductor Processors

Year Number
2015 1,210
2017 310

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2015 330
2016 330
2017 280

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2015 190
2016 130
2017 170

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2015 190
2016 140
2017 110

Etchers and Engravers

Year Number
2015 120
2017 220

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2016 410
2017 430

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2015 990
2016 1,060
2017 960

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2015 6,570
2016 6,370
2017 4,470

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 2,910
2016 2,630
2017 3,310