Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Charleston, WV

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 11,730
2006 12,420
2007 12,040
2008 11,960
2009 11,980
2010 11,660
2011 12,010
2012 13,300
2013 10,520
2014 10,140
2015 6,520
2016 5,680
2017 5,280
2018 5,590

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 890
2006 980
2007 880
2008 840
2009 820
2010 880
2011 960
2012 1,270
2013 930
2014 970
2015 710
2016 670
2017 660
2018 720

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2006 200
2007 180
2008 120
2009 70
2010 60
2011 130
2013 100
2014 80
2015 30

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 1,150
2006 1,220
2007 1,330
2008 1,220
2009 910
2010 770
2011 760
2012 760
2013 810
2014 780
2015 500
2016 360
2017 330
2018 310

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2005 70
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 70
2006 60
2007 90
2008 100
2009 180
2010 140
2011 170
2012 150
2013 100
2014 80
2015 30
2016 40
2017 40

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 1,180
2006 1,250
2007 1,330
2008 1,640
2009 1,570
2010 1,420
2011 1,590
2012 2,370
2013 2,110
2014 2,040
2015 940
2016 1,100
2017 960
2018 1,070

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2007 80
2008 120

Pile-Driver Operators

Year Number
2014 40

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 1,960
2006 1,790
2007 1,990
2008 1,860
2009 2,410
2010 2,150
2011 2,070
2012 2,130
2013 1,620
2014 1,440
2015 750
2016 840
2017 890
2018 970

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 50
2007 60
2008 70

Electricians

Year Number
2011 1,360
2012 1,220
2013 1,220
2014 1,110
2015 600
2016 470
2017 440
2018 550

Glaziers

Year Number
2010 50
2011 50

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 350
2006 260
2007 290
2008 310
2009 200
2010 220
2011 220
2012 240
2013 170
2014 180
2015 130
2016 120
2017 120
2018 150

Pipelayers

Year Number
2008 60
2009 70
2010 30
2013 100
2014 60
2016 50

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 700
2006 850
2007 790
2008 790
2009 570
2010 500
2011 480
2012 480
2013 530
2014 480
2015 360
2016 220
2017 260
2018 280

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2007 30
2008 40
2010 60
2012 40

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 80

Roofers

Year Number
2011 100
2012 70
2014 90

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 130
2007 160
2008 350
2009 240
2010 250
2011 210
2012 250
2014 120
2015 30

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 60
2007 120
2008 120
2009 130
2011 110
2012 150
2013 100
2014 100

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 1,160
2006 1,240,230
2007 1,080,170,570
2008 790,120,680
2009 1,150,100,400
2010 1,470

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 280
2006 220
2008 110
2009 100
2010 100
2011 50
2012 50
2014 60

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 60
2006 70
2008 30
2012 80
2017 80
2018 70

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2005 40
2015 40
2016 40

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 120
2006 70
2007 80
2008 100
2009 120
2010 110
2011 110
2012 80
2013 50
2014 60
2015 70
2016 80
2017 90
2018 90

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2005 140
2017 80
2018 90

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2009 60
2010 100
2011 150
2012 1,110
2013 330
2014 390
2015 410
2016 180
2017 130
2018 130

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2011 70

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 70
2008 170
2009 140

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2005 170
2006 150
2012 60
2013 50
2014 90
2015 80
2016 100
2017 80
2018 120

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2007 150
2009 190
2013 70
2014 120
2017 50

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2005 60
2007 100
2008 140
2009 130
2010 90
2014 90

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 300
2006 630
2007 460
2008 370
2009 310
2013 200
2014 120
2015 260
2016 140
2017 130
2018 120

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 140
2006 290
2007 420
2008 560
2009 450

Roof Bolters, Mining

Year Number
2005 460
2006 520
2007 410
2008 410
2009 390
2010 460
2011 520
2012 550
2013 390
2014 270
2018 180

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 160
2006 100
2008 40
2011 160
2012 80
2013 60
2014 60
2016 130
2017 80
2018 90

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 770
2006 1,010
2007 800
2008 670
2009 230
2012 410
2013 250
2014 240