Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Billings, MT

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 4,310
2006 4,520
2007 4,900
2008 5,330
2009 4,710
2010 4,410
2011 3,960
2012 4,190
2013 4,850
2014 4,570
2015 4,970
2016 4,990
2017 5,120
2018 4,980

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 240
2006 210
2007 200
2008 350
2009 430
2010 470
2011 420
2012 460
2013 530
2014 590
2015 690
2016 590
2017 500
2018 520

Boilermakers

Year Number
2012 90
2013 80
2014 40
2017 80
2018 70

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 40
2006 60
2007 70
2008 80
2010 50
2012 30
2013 40
2018 60

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 1,010
2006 1,040
2007 1,420
2008 1,510
2009 960
2010 800
2011 680
2012 690
2013 660
2014 570
2015 680
2016 920
2017 900
2018 870

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2010 70

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 110
2006 310
2007 330
2008 270
2009 150
2010 140
2011 110
2012 110
2014 100
2015 90
2016 110
2017 90
2018 160

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 770
2006 700
2007 970
2008 770
2009 830
2010 780
2011 710
2012 710
2013 800
2014 850
2015 970
2016 920
2017 780
2018 680

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 90
2014 130

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 300
2006 210
2007 250
2008 450
2009 460
2010 360
2011 240
2012 260
2013 410
2014 420
2015 450
2016 480
2017 490
2018 400

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2006 140
2012 80
2013 90
2014 110
2015 100
2016 90
2017 70

Electricians

Year Number
2011 290
2012 280
2013 390
2014 240
2015 290
2016 290
2017 370
2018 300

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2018 50

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2012 70
2013 50
2014 60

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 60
2006 100
2007 70
2008 130
2009 110
2010 190
2011 200
2012 220
2013 230
2014 180
2015 170
2016 140
2017 160

Pipelayers

Year Number
2009 50

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 250
2006 360
2007 350
2008 380
2009 390
2010 250
2011 240
2012 420
2013 650
2014 410
2015 460
2016 320
2017 570
2018 570

Roofers

Year Number
2011 110
2012 60
2013 50
2014 90
2015 100
2016 80
2017 100
2018 130

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 90
2012 100
2013 120
2014 120
2015 180
2016 180
2017 120

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2008 70
2009 50
2010 60
2016 70

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 270,110,110
2006 25,070,130
2007 260
2008 230
2009 140
2010 340

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 240
2006 300
2007 190
2008 130
2009 50
2010 70
2011 60
2012 40

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 100
2006 130
2009 50

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2009 60
2010 70

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2008 40
2009 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 60
2015 40
2016 70
2017 70
2018 80

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2013 160

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2012 50
2013 40
2017 30

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2006 60
2007 80
2008 50
2009 40
2013 70
2014 90
2015 130
2016 100
2017 160
2018 150

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2014 40
2016 60
2018 50

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 60