Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Birmingham-Hoover, AL

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 27,240
2006 29,030
2007 28,210
2008 28,040
2009 24,420
2010 21,070
2011 20,840
2012 21,400
2013 22,300
2014 21,630
2015 20,470
2016 19,970
2017 20,310
2018 22,030

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 3,000
2006 3,300
2007 3,560
2008 3,480
2009 2,960
2010 2,720
2011 2,700
2012 2,800
2013 2,800
2014 2,890
2015 3,010
2016 3,300
2017 3,360
2018 3,620

Boilermakers

Year Number
2014 90
2015 80
2016 60

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 530
2006 400
2007 370
2008 260
2009 250
2010 160
2011 160
2012 260
2013 220
2014 190
2015 130
2016 130
2017 200
2018 160

Stonemasons

Year Number
2005 30

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 2,690
2006 2,640
2007 2,820
2008 2,410
2009 2,190
2010 1,880
2011 1,600
2012 1,860
2013 1,880
2014 2,260
2015 2,330
2016 2,480
2017 2,100
2018 2,220

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 90

Floor Sanders and Finishers

Year Number
2006 50
2007 30

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2006 180
2007 220
2008 260
2009 140
2010 150
2011 80
2015 60

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 460
2006 760
2007 650
2008 680
2009 550
2010 440
2011 430
2012 310
2013 250
2014 240
2015 340
2016 420
2017 330
2018 340

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 4,880
2006 4,560
2007 3,890
2008 3,730
2009 3,290
2010 2,650
2011 2,430
2012 2,360
2013 2,620
2014 2,470
2015 2,290
2016 2,080
2017 1,970
2018 2,240

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 360
2006 670
2007 570
2008 500
2009 80
2010 190
2011 200
2012 290
2013 290
2014 250
2015 150

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 2,590
2006 2,560
2007 2,250
2008 2,310
2009 2,130
2010 1,610
2011 1,520
2012 1,610
2013 1,880
2014 1,920
2015 1,490
2016 1,260
2017 1,510
2018 1,480

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 400
2006 430
2007 580
2008 630
2009 460
2010 380
2011 340
2012 230
2013 220
2014 200

Tapers

Year Number
2005 60
2007 40

Electricians

Year Number
2011 2,390
2012 2,930
2013 2,900
2014 2,710
2015 2,370
2016 2,300
2017 2,360
2018 2,300

Glaziers

Year Number
2006 170
2007 30
2009 90
2010 80
2016 130
2018 150

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2005 240
2007 210

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2005 120
2009 330
2010 310
2011 350
2012 180
2013 280
2014 200

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 1,020
2006 1,060
2007 910
2008 680
2009 670
2010 600
2011 580
2012 600
2013 570
2014 450
2015 360
2016 340
2017 420
2018 580

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 280
2006 430
2007 570
2008 650
2009 550
2010 460
2011 500
2012 780
2013 760
2014 780
2015 400
2016 560
2017 650
2018 560

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 1,480
2006 1,730
2007 1,690
2008 1,750
2009 1,390
2010 1,010
2011 1,250
2012 1,150
2013 1,790
2014 1,390
2015 1,540
2016 1,420
2017 1,690
2018 2,260

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2009 90
2010 150
2011 300
2012 200

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 300
2007 260
2008 150
2009 90
2011 130
2012 150
2013 70

Roofers

Year Number
2011 250
2012 270
2013 280
2014 270
2015 300
2016 350
2017 300
2018 300

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 1,100
2006 890
2007 940
2008 830
2009 940
2010 840
2011 770
2012 590
2013 480
2014 580
2015 390
2016 470
2017 400
2018 420

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 640
2006 520
2007 310
2008 410
2009 330
2010 280
2011 380
2012 500
2013 480
2014 530
2015 510
2016 550
2017 490
2018 550

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 22,602,801,610
2006 24,903,201,310
2007 23,803,401,410
2008 29,803,601,210
2009 25,404,501,290
2010 3,730

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

Year Number
2005 240
2006 310
2007 320
2008 300
2010 80
2012 120
2014 100
2015 90
2017 130

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 430
2006 550
2007 570
2008 410
2009 410
2010 360
2011 290
2012 250
2013 290
2014 350
2015 240
2016 170
2017 150
2018 130

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 780
2007 880
2008 890
2009 780
2010 630
2011 610
2012 340
2013 390
2014 400
2015 620
2016 540
2017 490
2018 330

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

Year Number
2008 90
2009 120
2010 100
2012 30
2013 40
2014 60

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 280
2006 410
2007 380
2008 450
2009 240
2010 310
2011 240
2012 270
2013 250
2014 340
2015 370
2016 290
2017 210
2018 260

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2005 90
2006 160
2007 160
2008 100
2009 80
2011 50
2015 70

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2008 150
2009 160
2010 100
2011 70
2015 90
2016 130
2017 160
2018 160

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 500
2006 590
2007 410
2008 360
2009 350
2010 360
2011 290
2012 280
2013 250
2014 340
2015 390
2016 410
2017 340
2018 460

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2016 90
2017 100
2018 130

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2005 80
2006 40
2007 80
2008 100
2009 160
2010 140
2011 190
2012 200
2013 270
2014 220
2015 150
2016 160
2018 240

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2005 410
2006 370
2007 560
2008 740
2009 690
2010 710
2011 640
2012 670
2013 580
2014 420
2015 580
2016 580
2017 650
2018 750

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Year Number
2010 40
2012 30
2013 50
2014 30

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2005 50
2006 90
2008 70
2010 60
2011 90
2017 180

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2017 180
2018 180

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 630
2008 510
2013 110
2014 130

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2011 70
2012 40

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 140
2006 100
2007 120
2008 90
2009 50
2010 60
2011 30
2012 70
2013 90
2014 130
2015 140
2016 100
2017 130
2018 160

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

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

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2007 120
2009 180
2014 70
2015 100
2016 90

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Year Number
2006 180
2007 150
2008 300
2009 450
2010 360
2012 40
2013 40
2014 80
2015 60
2017 260

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

Year Number
2006 190
2007 190
2008 140
2009 140
2010 120

Roof Bolters, Mining

Year Number
2012 60
2013 90
2015 60

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2008 70
2009 90
2011 320
2013 320
2014 320
2015 290
2016 60

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2014 50
2015 60
2017 30