Numbers of Production Occupations in Central Washington nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2006 3,490
2007 3,640
2008 4,190
2009 4,110
2010 3,580
2011 4,190
2012 4,460
2013 4,920
2014 5,350
2015 1,370
2016 1,480
2017 2,010

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2006 250
2007 250
2008 310
2009 270
2010 280
2011 280
2012 320
2013 310
2014 420
2015 90
2016 100
2017 210

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2006 80
2011 120
2012 180
2013 180
2014 470
2015 60
2016 70

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2010 190
2011 230
2013 200

Bakers

Year Number
2006 50
2008 40
2009 80
2010 120
2011 120
2012 100
2013 100
2014 120
2015 100
2016 110
2017 120

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2006 90
2007 130
2008 130
2009 120
2010 80
2011 60
2012 50
2013 50
2014 100
2015 80
2016 70
2017 40

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2012 30

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

Year Number
2012 60
2013 70
2014 60

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2012 40
2013 40

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2008 160
2009 180
2010 150
2011 130
2012 90
2013 40
2014 30

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 190
2007 170
2009 40

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

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2008 50
2012 50
2013 70

Machinists

Year Number
2006 100
2007 40
2008 60
2009 50
2010 40
2011 70
2012 70
2013 80
2014 100
2017 30

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2006 70
2007 50
2008 210
2009 260
2011 180
2012 190
2013 220
2014 300
2015 40
2016 60

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Year Number
2006 40

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 50
2009 30
2013 70
2014 70
2017 70

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2008 70
2014 60
2017 270

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2013 70
2014 90
2015 80
2016 110

Woodworkers, All Other

Year Number
2008 70
2009 100
2010 60

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Year Number
2009 60
2010 60
2012 50
2013 60
2014 60

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2010 60
2011 60
2012 30

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2006 40
2007 30

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2007 40
2008 50
2009 70
2010 110
2011 110
2012 110
2013 110
2014 90
2015 80
2017 120

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2007 230

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

Year Number
2012 50
2013 30
2014 90
2016 60
2017 40

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

Year Number
2014 40

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 80
2007 40
2009 70
2010 70
2011 40
2012 40
2013 100
2014 140

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Year Number
2011 70

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2008 90
2009 50
2011 90
2012 120
2013 170
2014 190

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

Year Number
2008 40
2009 50
2010 80
2011 80
2012 70
2013 40
2014 80

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

Year Number
2014 70

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2006 230
2007 280
2008 230
2009 170
2010 140
2011 540
2012 620
2013 680
2014 420
2015 80
2016 100
2017 70

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 380
2007 250
2008 320
2009 350
2010 350
2011 340
2012 450
2013 590
2014 890
2015 160

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2007 60
2008 140
2009 110
2010 150
2011 170
2012 190
2013 190
2014 220

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2011 30

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2006 340
2008 180
2009 130
2010 60
2011 220
2012 260
2013 280
2014 140

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2014 90