Numbers of Office and Administrative Support Occupations in Columbia, MO

Occupation group

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 14,660
2006 14,320
2007 14,350
2008 15,010
2009 14,560
2010 14,410
2011 14,210
2012 14,250
2013 15,940
2014 15,580
2015 15,180
2016 14,710
2017 14,510
2018 15,020

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Year Number
2005 550
2006 490
2007 550
2008 650
2009 660
2011 1,080
2012 1,070
2013 740
2014 870
2015 800
2016 890
2017 780
2018 820

Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service

Year Number
2005 130
2006 120
2007 110
2008 100
2009 100
2010 80
2011 80
2012 80
2013 80
2017 90
2018 100

Bill and Account Collectors

Year Number
2005 200
2006 310
2007 330
2008 380
2009 290
2010 200
2011 240
2012 260
2013 340
2014 240
2015 240
2016 180
2017 180
2018 190

Billing and Posting Clerks

Year Number
2005 160
2006 140
2007 130
2008 200
2009 210
2010 290
2011 330
2012 370
2013 370
2014 390
2015 370
2016 420
2017 460
2018 440

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Year Number
2005 700
2006 800
2007 920
2008 890
2009 820
2010 960
2011 880
2012 830
2013 970
2014 1,070
2015 1,100
2016 840
2017 870
2018 890

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Year Number
2005 90
2006 100
2007 110
2008 140
2009 130
2010 110
2011 80
2012 70
2013 60
2014 70
2015 40
2016 70
2017 70
2018 70

Procurement Clerks

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 70
2009 50
2010 80
2011 70
2012 70
2015 40
2016 80
2017 70
2018 70

Tellers

Year Number
2005 400
2006 430
2007 530
2008 530
2009 480
2010 290
2011 390
2012 230
2013 360
2014 290
2015 410
2016 410
2017 270
2018 450

Correspondence Clerks

Year Number
2005 40

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

Year Number
2007 40
2008 30
2009 40
2010 50
2011 60
2012 120
2013 130
2014 140
2015 70
2016 80
2018 130

Customer Service Representatives

Year Number
2005 860
2006 850
2007 830
2008 620
2009 730
2010 960
2011 1,220
2012 1,260
2013 1,520
2014 1,400
2015 1,390
2016 1,150
2017 1,130
2018 1,070

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

Year Number
2007 60
2009 70
2010 70
2012 60
2013 60
2014 50
2015 40
2016 50
2017 60
2018 60

File Clerks

Year Number
2005 110
2006 100
2007 80
2008 80
2009 60
2010 50
2011 40
2012 40
2013 70
2014 120
2015 130
2016 150
2017 80
2018 80

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Year Number
2005 190
2006 200
2007 240
2008 210
2009 190
2010 170
2011 170
2012 170
2013 150
2014 210
2015 190
2016 180
2017 180
2018 160

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

Year Number
2007 80
2009 140
2010 250
2012 230
2013 290
2014 330
2015 320
2016 150
2017 100

Library Assistants, Clerical

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2007 80
2008 80
2009 90
2013 150
2014 110
2015 110
2016 40
2017 100
2018 90

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Year Number
2006 100
2007 140
2008 130
2009 110
2010 120
2014 230
2015 250
2016 370
2017 260
2018 530

New Accounts Clerks

Year Number
2006 80
2007 90
2008 110
2009 80
2010 30
2011 40
2012 30
2017 90
2018 220

Order Clerks

Year Number
2005 190
2006 230
2007 240
2009 170
2010 160
2011 90
2012 100
2013 90
2014 80
2015 50
2016 80
2017 80
2018 70

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 60
2008 70
2009 90
2010 80
2011 60
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2015 60
2016 60
2017 60
2018 60

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Year Number
2005 590
2006 380
2007 410
2008 520
2009 590
2010 520
2011 400
2012 440
2013 490
2014 610
2015 550
2016 540
2017 390
2018 410

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2005 260
2006 200
2007 220
2008 180
2009 190
2010 110
2011 120
2013 120
2014 100
2017 70

Couriers and Messengers

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 60
2008 100
2009 100
2010 70
2011 80
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 70
2016 60

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2009 60
2010 100
2011 100
2012 80
2013 50
2014 50
2016 40
2017 50
2018 80

Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2007 60
2008 70
2009 50
2010 60
2011 50
2012 110
2014 110
2015 60
2016 70
2017 70

Meter Readers, Utilities

Year Number
2013 40

Postal Service Clerks

Year Number
2005 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 40
2015 30
2016 40
2017 30
2018 30

Postal Service Mail Carriers

Year Number
2005 190
2006 200
2007 200
2008 210
2009 200
2010 190
2011 180
2012 180
2013 180
2014 180
2015 170
2016 180
2017 180
2018 190

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 190
2006 190
2007 180
2008 180
2009 160
2010 150
2011 130
2012 130
2013 110
2014 110
2015 110
2016 120
2017 120
2018 110

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Year Number
2005 150
2006 160
2007 180
2008 100
2009 100
2010 70
2011 100
2012 100
2013 90
2014 80
2015 90
2016 90
2017 80
2018 100

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Year Number
2005 470
2006 290
2007 300
2008 360
2009 370
2010 330
2011 230
2012 250
2013 380
2014 300
2015 260
2016 370
2017 350
2018 320

Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Year Number
2005 920
2006 680
2007 790
2008 1,080
2009 1,000
2010 1,160
2011 1,000
2012 940
2013 1,270
2014 1,130
2015 990
2016 1,010
2017 990
2018 1,030

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

Year Number
2006 30

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Year Number
2007 1,310
2008 1,200
2009 1,150
2010 420
2011 350
2012 370
2013 510
2014 460
2015 410
2016 440
2017 410
2018 470

Legal Secretaries

Year Number
2005 180
2009 180
2010 200
2011 180
2016 80
2017 100
2018 100

Medical Secretaries

Year Number
2007 840
2008 950
2009 1,030
2010 1,020
2011 970
2012 910
2013 780
2014 630
2015 650
2016 730
2017 790
2018 750

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Year Number
2005 760
2006 770
2007 880
2008 1,010
2009 870
2010 950
2011 1,010
2012 1,380
2013 2,210
2014 2,240
2015 2,690
2016 2,440
2017 2,660
2018 2,480

Computer Operators

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110
2007 80
2008 80
2009 90
2010 100
2017 30
2018 40

Data Entry Keyers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 120
2007 120
2008 160
2009 160
2010 150
2011 130
2012 100
2013 80
2014 90
2015 70
2016 100
2017 90
2018 110

Word Processors and Typists

Year Number
2005 160
2006 140
2007 130
2008 100
2009 50
2010 60
2011 90
2012 70
2013 40

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

Year Number
2007 80
2008 510
2009 550
2010 490
2014 200
2015 190
2016 280
2017 350
2018 360

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

Year Number
2005 70
2006 70
2007 80
2008 80
2009 90
2010 50
2011 50
2012 30
2013 90
2014 70
2015 80
2016 60
2017 80
2018 70

Office Clerks, General

Year Number
2007 3,280
2008 2,970
2009 2,770
2010 2,730
2011 2,700
2012 2,770
2013 2,760
2014 2,620
2015 2,360
2016 2,280
2017 2,290
2018 2,470

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 120
2008 100
2009 90
2012 110
2013 140
2014 130
2015 70
2016 60
2017 80
2018 60

Statistical Assistants

Year Number
2012 60

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 50
2006 110
2007 90
2008 80
2009 40
2013 230
2014 220
2015 160
2016 70
2017 80
2018 80