Numbers of Transportation and Material Moving Occupations in Asheville, NC

Occupation group

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2005 12,210
2006 11,710
2007 12,290
2008 12,690
2009 11,380
2010 11,230
2011 11,080
2012 11,010
2013 11,610
2014 11,660
2015 12,270
2016 11,400
2017 11,140
2018 11,310

Individual occupations

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

Year Number
2005 220
2006 210
2007 280
2008 300
2009 260
2010 260
2011 240
2012 250
2013 250
2014 250
2015 280
2016 280

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

Year Number
2005 430
2006 450
2007 410
2008 400
2009 330
2010 340
2011 330
2012 310
2013 310
2014 290
2015 340
2016 310

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

Year Number
2008 70
2009 50
2010 60
2011 50
2012 50
2013 50
2014 50

Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity

Year Number
2005 180
2006 210
2007 170
2008 130
2009 170
2010 170
2011 190
2012 100
2013 110
2014 270
2015 190
2016 170
2017 220
2018 210

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

Year Number
2006 450
2007 330
2008 420
2009 400
2010 380
2011 460
2012 580
2013 820
2014 900
2015 790
2016 670
2017 710
2018 690

Driver/Sales Workers

Year Number
2005 660
2006 680
2007 620
2008 730
2009 700
2010 620
2011 690
2012 520
2013 670
2014 440
2015 360
2016 280
2017 340
2018 640

Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

Year Number
2005 2,040
2006 2,220
2007 2,230
2008 1,910
2009 1,500
2010 1,330
2011 1,390
2012 1,680
2013 1,930
2014 1,740
2015 1,850
2016 1,800
2017 1,840
2018 1,870

Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers

Year Number
2005 1,280
2006 1,400
2007 1,490
2008 1,540
2009 1,290
2010 1,200
2011 1,040
2012 950
2013 930
2014 1,080
2015 1,200
2016 1,310
2017 1,280
2018 1,330

Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs

Year Number
2005 190
2006 100
2007 120
2008 180
2009 170
2010 150
2011 130
2012 130
2013 150
2014 170
2015 190
2016 150
2017 150
2018 150

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

Year Number
2005 280
2006 200
2007 210
2008 260
2009 210
2011 210
2012 50
2013 60
2014 130
2015 90
2016 170
2017 120
2018 160

Parking Lot Attendants

Year Number
2006 120
2007 170
2008 170
2009 140
2010 120
2011 140
2012 140
2013 160
2014 170
2015 180
2016 160
2017 190
2018 250

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

Year Number
2009 110
2010 160
2011 170
2012 240
2013 280
2014 260
2015 180
2017 170

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2009 50
2010 80
2011 90
2012 90
2013 90
2014 90
2015 80
2016 50
2017 40

Crane and Tower Operators

Year Number
2006 40
2011 40

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

Year Number
2005 90
2006 90
2007 90
2008 110
2009 100
2010 110
2011 100
2012 80
2013 50
2014 100
2015 90
2016 80

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Year Number
2005 920
2006 950
2007 930
2008 890
2009 770
2010 770
2011 790
2012 670
2013 740
2014 590
2015 720
2016 660
2017 690
2018 590

Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Year Number
2005 250
2006 260
2007 280
2008 260
2009 230
2010 230
2011 320
2012 330
2013 290
2014 240
2015 250
2016 280
2017 300
2018 430

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

Year Number
2005 2,560
2006 2,190
2007 2,740
2008 3,000
2009 2,840
2010 2,920
2011 2,730
2012 2,780
2013 2,880
2014 3,100
2015 3,360
2016 3,550
2017 3,380
2018 3,120

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

Year Number
2005 180
2006 180
2007 240
2008 150
2009 170
2010 170
2011 160
2012 70
2013 60
2014 70
2015 40
2016 30
2017 50

Packers and Packagers, Hand

Year Number
2005 1,810
2006 1,500
2007 1,640
2008 1,420
2009 1,300
2010 1,190
2011 1,100
2012 1,230
2013 1,120
2014 1,100
2015 1,260
2016 890
2017 840
2018 820

Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

Year Number
2005 90
2006 130
2007 150
2008 150
2009 120
2010 110
2011 150
2012 110
2013 140
2014 90
2015 80
2016 110
2017 140
2018 150