Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Beckley, WV

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2015 2,730
2016 1,990
2017 2,190
2018 2,270

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2015 350
2016 240
2017 340
2018 330

Carpenters

Year Number
2015 190
2016 180
2017 180
2018 170

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2015 50

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2015 230
2016 200
2017 230
2018 320

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2015 290
2016 300
2017 320

Electricians

Year Number
2015 330
2016 310
2017 320
2018 380

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2015 170
2017 110
2018 80

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2015 120
2016 60
2017 140
2018 70

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2015 50

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2017 50
2018 190

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Year Number
2015 90

Roof Bolters, Mining

Year Number
2015 210
2016 140
2017 130