Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Bakersfield, CA

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 18,540
2006 21,590
2007 22,920
2008 21,030
2009 18,590
2010 14,850
2011 15,270
2012 17,890
2013 17,680
2014 18,450
2015 17,680
2016 15,660
2017 14,740
2018 16,580

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 1,640
2006 1,790
2007 1,830
2008 1,740
2009 1,760
2010 1,400
2011 1,440
2012 1,650
2013 1,820
2014 2,150
2015 2,120
2016 1,800
2017 1,740
2018 1,980

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 230
2006 260
2007 160
2008 110
2009 80
2010 80
2011 40
2012 70
2013 70
2014 40

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 1,460
2006 1,900
2007 1,840
2008 1,290
2009 1,140
2010 780
2011 550
2012 610
2013 570
2014 700
2015 890
2016 850
2017 790
2018 750

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2005 90
2006 70
2010 30
2012 30

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2006 90

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 60
2006 280
2008 170
2009 40
2010 110
2013 40
2017 160

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 840
2006 970
2007 940
2008 680
2009 390
2010 230
2011 290
2012 380
2013 490
2014 610
2015 660
2016 640
2017 680
2018 780

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 3,320
2006 3,840
2007 3,860
2008 3,280
2009 2,670
2010 2,100
2011 2,180
2012 2,640
2013 2,580
2014 2,760
2015 2,410
2016 1,710
2017 1,580
2018 1,870

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 60
2009 70
2010 80
2011 170
2012 170
2013 180
2014 100

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 540
2006 1,180
2007 1,250
2008 1,210
2009 930
2010 880
2011 1,040
2012 1,870
2013 1,540
2014 1,590
2015 1,440
2016 1,120
2017 1,030
2018 910

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 680
2006 740
2007 690
2008 530
2009 380
2010 360
2011 320
2012 360
2013 300
2014 280
2015 360
2016 220
2017 300
2018 260

Tapers

Year Number
2005 430
2006 420
2007 370
2008 180
2009 120
2010 80
2011 50
2012 50
2013 40

Electricians

Year Number
2011 1,610
2012 1,170
2013 1,240
2014 1,100
2015 1,070
2016 1,140
2017 1,490
2018 1,420

Glaziers

Year Number
2010 110
2015 90

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 630
2006 650
2007 560
2008 410
2009 370
2010 320
2011 310
2012 320
2013 250
2014 330
2015 360
2016 380
2017 310
2018 450

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 320
2006 320
2007 200
2008 150
2009 150
2010 120
2013 70
2014 120
2015 100
2016 130
2017 120
2018 180

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 1,000
2006 1,260
2007 1,150
2008 900
2009 650
2010 670
2011 690
2012 630
2013 470
2014 400
2015 480
2016 640
2017 690
2018 800

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 250
2006 340
2007 190
2008 200
2009 120
2010 160
2013 140
2014 110
2015 120
2016 150
2017 140
2018 180

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2010 110
2011 80
2012 110
2015 80
2016 140
2017 110

Roofers

Year Number
2011 160
2012 140
2013 210
2014 160
2015 170
2017 250
2018 270

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 30
2008 280
2009 270
2010 200
2011 140
2012 140
2013 120
2014 150
2015 150
2016 300
2017 320
2018 320

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2006 180
2008 160
2009 110
2010 80
2011 90
2012 90
2013 70
2014 80
2015 90
2016 120
2018 120

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 1,580,340,210
2006 1,750,420,250
2007 2,050,290,330
2008 1,770,210,300
2009 1,850,120,290
2010 1,960
2018 210

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 190
2008 160
2009 110
2010 140
2012 60
2013 50
2014 50
2015 60
2016 50
2017 50

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2006 410
2007 250
2008 120
2009 60
2010 40

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 60
2007 110
2008 160
2009 100
2013 50
2014 40

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 170
2006 260
2007 230
2008 220
2009 140
2010 210
2011 210
2012 210
2016 160
2018 70

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2013 80
2014 150

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 190
2009 270
2010 140
2011 120
2012 150
2013 260
2014 270
2015 180
2016 180
2017 180
2018 200

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2016 100
2017 100
2018 100

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2006 100
2008 230
2009 240
2010 190
2011 120
2012 100
2013 60
2014 150
2015 210
2016 160

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2012 130
2013 160
2014 140
2015 150
2016 210
2017 180
2018 120

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2005 30
2010 50
2011 40
2012 40
2014 70
2017 220
2018 220

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 30
2007 60

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 480
2006 450
2007 480
2010 1,530
2011 1,230
2012 950
2014 620
2015 700
2016 260
2017 360
2018 460

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 380
2006 320
2007 340
2010 490
2011 280
2012 570
2013 660
2014 420
2015 380
2016 640
2017 530
2018 870

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2005 440
2007 660
2008 540
2009 280
2011 1,220
2012 1,730
2013 1,210
2014 1,680
2015 1,440
2016 1,310
2017 1,020
2018 1,600

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 100
2018 70

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2007 100

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 470
2006 730
2007 2,150
2008 2,440
2009 2,000
2010 1,020
2011 1,470
2012 2,010
2013 2,760
2014 2,620
2015 2,270
2016 1,070
2017 570
2018 510

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 1,130
2006 670
2010 120
2011 170
2012 260
2013 520
2015 280
2016 200
2017 270
2018 330

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2009 50
2010 60
2011 130
2012 130
2016 130
2017 130
2018 190