Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Columbia, MO

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 4,420
2006 4,820
2007 4,370
2008 4,080
2009 3,320
2010 2,910
2011 2,830
2012 3,010
2013 3,220
2014 3,390
2015 3,140
2016 3,260
2017 3,240
2018 3,010

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 230
2006 280
2007 320
2008 310
2009 220
2010 200
2011 180
2012 220
2013 200
2014 250
2015 220
2016 220
2017 200
2018 220

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 110
2008 90
2009 110

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 940
2006 1,010
2007 850
2008 740
2009 600
2010 680
2011 650
2012 750
2013 790
2014 650
2015 390
2016 510
2017 580
2018 500

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 180
2006 270
2007 250
2008 190
2009 100
2011 90
2013 130
2014 100
2015 120
2016 130
2017 90

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 430
2006 630
2007 460
2008 540
2009 540
2010 440
2011 490
2012 470
2013 520
2014 580
2015 630
2016 750
2017 790
2018 670

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 50

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 390
2006 470
2007 450
2008 490
2009 360
2010 390
2011 350
2012 370
2013 310
2014 310
2015 230
2016 200
2017 240
2018 260

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2007 40
2009 50
2010 40
2011 30
2014 70
2015 130
2016 160

Tapers

Year Number
2006 30

Electricians

Year Number
2011 200
2012 170
2013 170
2014 240
2015 210
2016 250
2017 270
2018 300

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2013 50

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 140
2006 140
2007 160
2008 150
2009 140
2010 120
2011 100
2012 100
2013 130
2014 130
2015 120
2016 130
2017 160
2018 150

Pipelayers

Year Number
2006 180
2007 140
2011 40

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 460
2006 440
2007 450
2008 330
2009 280
2010 170
2011 160
2012 230
2013 290
2014 330
2015 320
2016 310
2017 230
2018 160

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2006 50

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2009 60
2012 50
2013 50
2014 50
2017 60
2018 50

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2011 40
2012 60
2013 90
2014 90
2015 140
2016 100
2017 60

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 30,060
2006 33,090
2007 330,140
2008 340,160
2009 340,210
2010 490

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

Year Number
2006 50
2008 40

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2006 110
2007 80
2014 40

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2011 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 30
2017 40

Highway Maintenance Workers

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

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2012 30