Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Anchorage, AK

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 9,200
2006 9,980
2007 10,030
2008 10,170
2009 9,760
2010 9,020
2011 8,480
2012 8,750
2013 9,120
2014 9,690
2015 9,770
2016 8,960
2017 7,960
2018 7,730

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 700
2006 700
2007 650
2008 540
2009 530
2010 530
2011 510
2012 480
2013 470
2014 520
2015 620
2016 550
2017 450
2018 500

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40
2011 30

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 1,460
2006 1,630
2007 1,420
2008 1,810
2009 1,610
2010 1,670
2011 1,530
2012 1,470
2013 1,500
2014 1,370
2015 1,290
2016 1,130
2017 1,080
2018 1,160

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2008 30
2009 40
2010 40

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 220
2007 150
2008 150
2009 210
2010 170
2011 190
2012 180
2013 150
2014 120
2015 70
2016 70
2017 70
2018 80

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 1,210
2006 1,760
2007 1,820
2008 1,870
2009 1,510
2010 1,240
2011 1,080
2012 1,100
2013 1,290
2014 1,470
2015 1,410
2016 1,160
2017 970
2018 1,110

Pile-Driver Operators

Year Number
2010 60
2011 60
2012 60
2014 200
2015 150
2016 30

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 970
2006 990
2007 1,060
2008 1,010
2009 1,000
2010 930
2011 950
2012 1,100
2013 1,170
2014 1,280
2015 980
2016 1,040
2017 1,040
2018 990

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2007 140
2008 180
2009 130
2010 90

Electricians

Year Number
2011 1,030
2012 1,120
2013 1,210
2014 1,130
2015 1,000
2016 760
2017 740
2018 740

Glaziers

Year Number
2014 80
2015 70
2016 60
2017 30
2018 50

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2006 100
2011 120
2012 170
2017 110

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2009 80

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 290
2006 300
2007 280
2008 280
2009 310
2010 290
2011 280
2012 290
2013 330
2014 280
2015 350
2016 260
2017 290
2018 240

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 40

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 850
2006 740
2007 920
2008 710
2009 530
2010 520
2011 620
2012 840
2013 880
2014 970
2015 980
2016 940
2017 760
2018 630

Roofers

Year Number
2011 160
2012 180
2013 170
2014 200
2015 180
2016 180
2017 160
2018 190

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 280
2006 340
2007 490
2008 360
2010 320
2011 320
2012 110
2014 160
2015 340
2016 270
2017 310

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 150
2011 50
2013 80
2014 100
2015 110
2016 60

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 1,160,210,210
2006 1,150,180,210
2007 1,040,250,120
2008 1,140,200
2009 1,160,180
2010 1,320

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 70
2009 50
2010 50
2011 50
2013 120
2014 170
2015 160
2016 170
2017 170
2018 210

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 60
2014 110
2016 150
2017 100
2018 60

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110
2007 130
2008 120
2009 120
2010 110
2011 150
2012 170
2013 140
2014 190
2015 200
2017 140
2018 140

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2006 160
2007 210
2008 280
2009 430
2011 200
2012 190
2013 220
2014 190
2015 280
2016 290
2017 180

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2005 50
2012 40
2018 30

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2007 70

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2017 80

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 210
2008 180
2009 180
2012 220
2013 70
2014 80
2015 80
2016 90

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 30
2006 30
2008 90
2010 80
2011 30
2012 40
2013 50
2014 130
2017 40
2018 50

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 40
2006 110
2007 80
2008 70
2009 150
2010 60
2011 50
2013 80
2014 150
2015 90
2016 110
2017 50
2018 80

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2012 50
2014 110
2015 160
2016 340
2017 270
2018 260

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2008 50
2010 100
2014 30
2016 60
2017 60

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2009 200
2010 90
2011 60
2012 80
2013 120
2015 250
2016 160
2017 110

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 100
2007 40
2008 110
2009 120
2010 120

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 40
2013 40