Numbers of Production Occupations in Ann Arbor, MI

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 15,040
2006 14,280
2007 13,040
2008 12,590
2009 11,400
2010 10,490
2011 11,480
2012 11,110
2013 11,380
2014 10,680
2015 10,530
2016 11,210
2017 11,960
2018 12,810

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 910
2006 850
2007 770
2008 840
2009 830
2010 670
2011 590
2012 530
2013 550
2014 520
2015 540
2016 610
2017 600
2018 610

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2005 370
2006 280
2007 370
2008 190
2009 140
2010 100
2011 230
2012 390
2013 430
2014 240
2016 130

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2006 50
2008 290
2009 270
2010 40
2011 70
2012 70
2013 90
2014 40

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Year Number
2005 80
2008 100
2009 80
2010 60

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2012 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 970
2006 760
2007 500
2009 1,490
2010 1,660
2011 1,240
2012 1,160
2013 2,090
2014 2,890
2015 2,600
2016 2,900

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,250
2007 580
2008 580
2009 370
2010 300
2011 470
2012 520
2013 540
2014 350
2015 210
2016 190

Bakers

Year Number
2005 180
2006 260
2007 350
2008 370
2009 760
2010 460
2011 440
2012 180
2013 220
2014 250
2015 300
2016 190
2017 160
2018 140

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 120
2006 100
2007 100
2008 90
2009 50
2010 70
2011 70
2012 60
2013 50
2014 60
2015 70
2016 80
2017 80
2018 70

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2009 280
2012 80
2013 80

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2005 90
2009 60
2010 90
2011 100
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 40
2016 150
2017 110
2018 110

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 640
2006 610
2007 540
2008 660
2009 410

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 90
2009 50
2010 60
2011 70
2013 30
2015 40
2016 50
2017 140
2018 180

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2013 40
2015 30
2017 100
2018 70

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

Year Number
2005 80
2006 150
2007 240
2008 220
2018 400

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

Year Number
2005 380

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

Year Number
2005 460
2006 800
2007 600
2008 430
2009 310
2010 500
2011 570
2012 660
2013 610
2014 430
2018 360

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

Year Number
2005 490
2006 310
2007 170
2010 40
2011 70
2012 40
2013 70
2014 70
2015 90

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

Year Number
2005 280
2008 80
2010 80
2011 80
2012 40
2016 50

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

Year Number
2013 80
2014 60
2018 40

Machinists

Year Number
2009 1,100
2010 900
2011 1,180
2012 1,050
2013 830
2014 680
2015 670
2016 660
2017 580
2018 640

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2018 30

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

Year Number
2005 320
2006 260
2008 330
2009 240
2010 260
2011 370
2012 340
2013 100
2014 120

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

Year Number
2005 100
2007 60
2009 40
2010 90
2011 130
2012 170
2017 570

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2005 560
2007 570
2008 480
2010 200
2011 180
2012 260
2013 400
2014 270
2015 210
2016 110
2017 170
2018 160

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 140
2007 110
2008 120
2009 140
2010 280
2011 440
2012 350
2013 170
2014 150
2015 150
2016 190
2017 130
2018 170

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

Year Number
2006 120
2007 110
2013 210

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

Year Number
2009 30

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

Year Number
2013 50
2014 40

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 250
2006 460
2008 70

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2005 180
2006 130
2007 160
2008 160
2009 200
2010 260
2011 250
2012 240
2013 110
2014 80
2015 100
2016 100
2017 120
2018 90

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2005 450
2006 460
2007 490
2008 500
2009 450
2010 430
2011 380
2012 300
2013 320
2014 300
2015 360
2016 350
2017 380
2018 360

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Year Number
2005 150,100
2006 14,070
2007 220
2008 24,090
2009 20,080
2010 130
2011 170
2012 140
2013 270
2014 180
2015 220
2016 270
2017 300
2018 250

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 160
2006 150
2007 160
2008 160
2009 220
2010 190
2011 220
2012 190
2013 200
2014 200
2015 200
2016 170
2017 170
2018 160

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2007 50
2008 50
2009 30

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2011 30
2013 70
2014 100
2015 110
2016 90
2017 60
2018 50

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

Year Number
2013 40
2014 30

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Year Number
2005 110

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2005 70
2009 40
2010 40
2017 30

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Year Number
2009 50
2010 80
2011 60

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2005 30
2009 70
2010 70
2012 30

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2010 50
2011 60
2012 50
2013 50
2018 40

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2007 50
2008 90
2009 110
2010 120
2011 60
2012 60
2013 60
2014 90
2015 90
2016 90
2017 110
2018 110

Plant and System Operators, All Other

Year Number
2006 50

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2018 50

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

Year Number
2018 30

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2007 50
2008 90
2009 90
2010 100
2011 110
2012 100
2013 110
2014 110
2016 270

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 70
2008 50
2009 40
2013 40
2018 50

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

Year Number
2005 30

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 1,360
2006 1,440
2007 1,400
2008 1,300
2010 1,100
2011 1,340
2012 1,380
2013 850
2014 910
2015 800
2016 740
2017 750

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Year Number
2013 40

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 50
2008 50
2016 30
2018 40

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 100
2008 70
2009 80
2014 60

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2007 170
2008 160
2009 180
2010 220
2011 190
2012 230
2013 190
2014 200
2015 120
2016 230
2017 220
2018 230

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

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 60
2012 40
2013 40
2014 30

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2010 90
2011 110
2012 90
2013 40
2014 60
2015 60
2016 50
2017 40
2018 50

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 6,030
2007 30
2009 13,030
2012 80
2013 80
2014 80
2016 100
2017 60

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 50

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2012 30

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2005 360
2006 360
2007 280
2008 350
2009 200
2010 250
2011 670
2012 720
2013 780
2014 410
2015 300
2016 300

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 250
2013 300
2014 250
2015 120
2016 60