Numbers of Production Occupations in Camden, NJ Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 29,710
2006 31,070
2007 32,430
2008 31,460
2009 27,800
2010 24,760
2011 24,820
2012 24,660
2013 26,490
2014 27,290
2015 24,780
2016 23,410
2017 24,740

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 2,360
2006 2,360
2007 2,460
2008 2,470
2009 2,320
2010 2,010
2011 1,960
2012 1,950
2013 1,970
2014 1,850
2015 1,650
2016 1,640
2017 1,760

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

Year Number
2011 60
2012 50
2013 40

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2005 990
2006 1,290
2007 1,420
2008 1,160
2009 780
2010 490
2011 560
2012 630
2013 750
2014 920
2015 870
2016 790

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2005 230
2006 250
2010 950
2011 640
2012 470
2016 160

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Year Number
2008 420
2009 250
2010 150
2011 180
2012 150
2013 130
2014 150

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2005 180
2006 140
2008 130
2009 140
2010 150
2011 110
2013 160
2014 150
2017 120

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

Year Number
2009 230

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 1,960
2006 1,650
2007 1,280
2008 1,080
2009 1,660
2010 1,540
2011 1,440
2012 1,190
2013 910
2014 860
2015 420
2016 320

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,160
2006 1,470
2007 1,450
2008 1,400
2009 710
2010 460
2011 580
2012 1,110
2013 1,910
2014 1,950
2015 990
2016 670

Bakers

Year Number
2005 750
2006 530
2007 610
2008 540
2009 490
2010 270
2011 350
2012 330
2013 590
2014 560
2016 1,180
2017 1,460

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 330
2006 350
2007 390
2008 370
2009 250
2010 280
2011 470
2012 620
2013 700
2014 510
2015 380
2016 270
2017 300

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2005 180
2006 130
2007 140
2008 130
2009 150
2010 130
2011 160
2012 130
2013 150
2014 180
2015 200
2016 250
2017 280

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

Year Number
2006 200
2009 30
2011 40
2013 220
2014 240
2015 190
2016 110

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 90
2009 80
2010 110
2011 50
2012 40
2013 200
2014 190
2015 190
2016 150
2017 150

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2005 410
2006 440
2007 400
2008 330
2009 340
2010 370
2011 440
2012 530
2013 580
2014 450
2015 450
2016 330
2017 530

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 30
2006 50
2007 60
2008 70
2009 70
2010 260
2011 300
2012 280
2013 40
2014 100
2016 90
2017 70

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 500
2006 470
2007 700
2008 850
2009 820
2012 40
2013 50
2017 60

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 170
2006 140
2007 150
2009 210
2010 190
2011 240
2012 240
2013 300
2014 320
2015 390
2016 380
2017 430

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 30
2007 50
2008 70
2009 70
2010 40
2011 30
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 60
2016 70
2017 100

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 140
2006 110
2007 140
2008 170
2009 270
2010 230
2011 180
2012 80
2013 100
2014 90
2015 80
2016 70
2017 110

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2010 40
2012 40
2013 50
2017 50

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 230
2006 240
2008 30
2010 40
2011 70
2012 80
2013 70
2014 40
2016 40

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 650
2006 660
2007 470
2008 480
2009 440
2010 350
2011 540
2012 500
2013 600
2014 610
2015 540
2016 430
2017 400

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 50
2008 90
2010 100
2011 40
2012 50
2013 30
2014 50
2015 50
2016 60

Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla

Year Number
2005 100
2006 100
2007 60
2008 90
2009 110
2010 130
2011 90
2012 60
2013 100
2014 110
2015 90
2016 150
2017 130

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 30
2008 60
2009 80
2010 70
2011 50
2012 80
2013 70
2014 80
2017 80

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 160
2008 80
2009 50
2010 40
2012 50
2013 100
2014 70
2015 60
2016 110
2017 110

Machinists

Year Number
2005 820
2006 1,150
2007 1,220
2008 1,320
2009 1,030
2010 860
2011 840
2012 940
2013 900
2014 790
2015 740
2016 810
2017 650

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 30
2013 100
2014 90
2016 50
2017 50

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

Year Number
2015 110
2016 90
2017 60

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 270
2006 250
2007 320
2008 300
2009 300
2010 160
2011 130
2012 120
2013 110
2014 120
2015 70
2016 150
2017 250

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 70
2008 60
2010 130
2011 180
2012 90
2013 180
2014 210
2015 300
2016 260
2017 140

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 170
2007 150
2008 130
2009 110
2010 70
2011 120
2012 120
2013 120
2014 170
2015 170
2016 170
2017 150

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 500
2006 660
2007 530
2008 530
2009 510
2010 590
2011 650
2012 610
2013 600
2014 650
2015 630
2016 730
2017 740

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 80
2006 100
2008 100
2011 30
2012 40
2017 30

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 120
2006 190
2007 220
2008 110
2016 30
2017 40

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2017 30

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 90
2006 90
2012 50
2013 60
2014 60
2015 40
2016 40
2017 80

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2006 80
2007 120
2008 140
2009 60
2010 50
2011 90
2012 70
2013 70
2017 50

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2005 250
2006 280
2007 480
2008 420
2009 320
2010 210
2011 210
2012 210
2013 230
2014 210
2015 230
2016 190
2017 230

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2005 1,130
2006 1,070
2007 1,700
2008 1,520
2009 1,420
2010 1,090
2011 940
2012 910
2013 630
2014 640
2015 560
2016 620
2017 590

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Year Number
2005 580,160
2006 510,250
2007 360,140
2008 340,140
2009 370,120
2010 430
2011 380
2012 360
2013 200
2014 230
2015 240
2016 320
2017 310

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 690
2006 620
2007 580
2008 580
2009 680
2010 660
2011 710
2012 630
2013 790
2014 740
2015 680
2016 650
2017 710

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2005 390
2006 340
2007 280
2008 200
2009 220
2010 190
2011 190
2012 90
2014 100
2015 230
2016 230
2017 150

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 730
2006 650
2007 620
2008 330
2009 370
2010 300
2011 330
2012 140
2014 320
2015 330
2016 310
2017 240

Sewers, Hand

Year Number
2005 280
2006 250
2007 160
2015 30

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Year Number
2005 40
2006 140
2011 70
2012 70

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2007 50
2009 30
2015 30
2016 30
2017 30

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2013 130

Upholsterers

Year Number
2005 100
2006 100
2009 60
2010 40
2011 50
2012 40
2015 60
2017 80

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

Year Number
2017 60

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2005 280
2006 330
2007 360
2008 390
2009 380
2010 250
2011 200
2012 200
2013 270
2014 400
2015 360
2016 400
2017 400

Furniture Finishers

Year Number
2008 30
2009 40
2010 30
2013 30

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2010 50
2011 40
2012 40
2013 60
2014 40
2015 40

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2005 610
2007 100
2010 80
2016 50
2017 50

Woodworkers, All Other

Year Number
2006 100
2007 150
2008 140
2011 40
2012 50
2013 60

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2005 60
2010 50
2011 80
2012 50
2013 40
2014 40
2015 50

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2005 230
2006 320
2007 420
2008 380
2009 330
2010 150
2011 170
2012 170
2013 160
2014 220
2015 190
2016 190
2017 130

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2005 280
2006 290
2007 350
2008 410
2009 540
2010 560
2011 580
2012 530
2013 470
2014 440
2015 430
2016 450
2017 330

Chemical Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2006 170
2008 130
2009 100
2010 100
2011 130
2012 50

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

Year Number
2005 400
2006 480
2007 510
2008 620
2009 600
2010 470
2011 350
2012 300
2013 320
2014 100
2015 120
2016 70
2017 180

Plant and System Operators, All Other

Year Number
2005 60
2007 60
2011 90
2012 110
2013 100
2017 50

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 180
2006 200
2007 180
2010 160
2011 200
2012 260
2013 190
2014 330
2015 320
2016 280
2017 230

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Te

Year Number
2007 100
2008 120
2009 60
2010 80
2011 110
2012 100
2013 100
2014 140
2015 240
2016 250
2017 220

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 60
2008 270
2009 140
2010 120
2011 40
2012 50
2013 70
2014 120
2015 100
2016 80
2017 90

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

Year Number
2005 50
2007 120
2008 120
2014 30
2015 100
2016 80
2017 80

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 670
2006 560
2007 530
2008 480
2009 490
2010 420
2011 590
2012 420
2013 400
2014 380
2015 500
2016 500
2017 630

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Year Number
2007 230
2008 220
2009 270
2010 330
2014 40
2015 40
2016 50
2017 40

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 360
2006 360
2007 290
2008 160
2009 130
2010 170
2011 260
2012 290
2013 260
2014 310
2015 240
2016 220
2017 380

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 180
2006 210
2007 230
2008 210
2009 240
2010 320
2011 350
2012 420
2013 400
2014 320
2015 370
2016 260
2017 340

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 120
2006 150
2007 100
2008 100
2009 50
2010 30
2011 30

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 1,420
2006 1,310
2007 1,520
2008 1,440
2009 1,460
2010 980
2011 920
2012 910
2013 980
2014 1,100
2015 1,020
2016 1,090
2017 1,240

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 80
2007 140
2009 120
2010 80
2011 90
2012 170
2013 170
2014 170
2015 150
2016 140
2017 140

Medical Appliance Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2015 330

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 2,070
2006 1,990
2007 2,120
2008 1,860
2009 2,050
2010 2,240
2011 2,390
2012 1,980
2013 1,560
2014 2,200
2015 1,660
2016 2,000
2017 2,650

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 450
2006 490
2007 270
2008 310
2009 280
2010 230
2011 150
2012 170
2013 170
2014 260
2015 320
2016 380
2017 360

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2006 250
2007 260
2008 190
2009 230
2010 230
2011 190
2012 200
2013 200
2014 190
2015 140
2016 130
2017 160

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2008 130
2009 120
2010 170
2011 120
2012 170

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 280
2006 60,180
2007 30,150
2008 120
2009 160
2010 150
2011 150
2012 180
2013 150
2014 180
2015 110
2016 180
2017 150

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 40
2007 50

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2007 40
2008 120
2009 140
2010 130
2011 50
2014 60
2015 100
2016 160
2017 190

Etchers and Engravers

Year Number
2005 40

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 180
2006 140
2007 70
2009 170
2010 170
2011 60
2012 60
2013 150
2014 290
2015 130
2016 90
2017 90

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 640
2006 510
2007 410
2008 560
2009 400
2010 270
2011 200
2013 310
2015 350
2016 480
2017 410

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2005 1,300
2006 1,990
2007 3,270
2008 3,310
2009 1,910
2010 1,940
2011 2,100
2012 2,050
2013 2,430
2014 2,220
2015 1,250
2016 670
2017 690

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 1,100
2013 1,650
2014 1,660
2015 1,460
2016 1,050
2017 940