Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 115,200
2006 119,500
2007 127,890
2008 139,180
2009 131,940
2010 116,720
2011 118,920
2012 119,410
2013 121,560
2014 125,630
2015 131,880
2016 138,440
2017 147,060
2018 149,540

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 9,210
2006 8,880
2007 10,540
2008 12,620
2009 15,180
2010 13,220
2011 13,480
2012 12,990
2013 13,310
2014 14,060
2015 15,010
2016 16,900
2017 18,150
2018 17,850

Boilermakers

Year Number
2006 370
2007 320
2008 310
2009 120
2011 630
2012 700
2013 190

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 1,530
2006 1,520
2007 1,910
2008 2,150
2009 1,760
2010 1,000
2011 910
2012 1,190
2013 1,290
2014 1,180
2015 1,100
2016 970
2017 840
2018 910

Stonemasons

Year Number
2005 190
2006 390
2007 260
2008 220
2010 300
2011 290
2013 930
2014 1,240
2015 1,010
2016 890
2017 750

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 9,060
2006 8,520
2007 8,180
2008 9,070
2009 8,760
2010 8,140
2011 8,470
2012 8,990
2013 9,230
2014 9,070
2015 8,350
2016 9,420
2017 9,850
2018 9,330

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2006 550
2007 400
2008 600
2009 290
2010 240
2011 150
2012 60
2013 160
2014 170
2016 200
2017 150

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2013 180

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 720
2006 580
2007 1,210
2008 1,180
2009 970
2010 730
2011 740
2012 710
2013 480
2014 490
2015 610
2016 520
2017 850
2018 910

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 4,400
2006 4,490
2007 5,420
2008 5,340
2009 4,670
2010 3,360
2011 3,570
2012 3,320
2013 4,270
2014 4,440
2015 4,840
2016 6,120
2017 6,440
2018 7,340

Terrazzo Workers and Finishers

Year Number
2007 120
2008 200
2016 270

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 25,900
2006 28,710
2007 29,730
2008 32,080
2009 27,620
2010 23,620
2011 23,630
2012 22,540
2013 23,340
2014 23,860
2015 24,490
2016 25,280
2017 27,710
2018 28,480

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 1,410
2006 1,460
2007 1,790
2008 1,410
2009 1,540
2010 1,820
2011 1,670
2012 1,080
2013 730
2014 820
2015 980
2016 1,010
2017 1,240
2018 1,020

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 5,910
2006 6,780
2007 7,300
2008 7,610
2009 6,550
2010 5,770
2011 5,280
2012 5,930
2013 7,020
2014 7,210
2015 7,520
2016 7,130
2017 7,970
2018 8,550

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 3,510
2006 3,890
2007 4,130
2008 4,100
2009 3,650
2010 2,360
2011 2,820
2012 2,370
2013 2,910
2014 2,900
2015 3,320
2016 3,720
2017 2,620
2018 3,140

Tapers

Year Number
2006 350
2007 340
2008 340

Electricians

Year Number
2011 11,130
2012 11,140
2013 11,300
2014 13,230
2015 15,030
2016 15,870
2017 16,940
2018 17,500

Glaziers

Year Number
2005 760
2006 680
2007 870
2009 1,900
2010 1,290
2011 1,060
2012 1,130
2013 1,730
2014 1,560
2015 1,670
2016 1,610
2017 1,620
2018 1,860

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2006 850
2008 540
2010 710
2011 480
2012 410
2013 430
2015 350
2018 780

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2006 260
2007 440
2008 560
2009 390
2010 330
2011 330
2012 430
2013 780
2014 1,040
2015 1,230
2016 770
2018 420

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 3,870
2006 3,730
2007 4,030
2008 3,800
2009 3,790
2010 3,310
2011 3,240
2012 3,750
2013 3,640
2014 3,910
2015 4,050
2016 4,210
2017 4,500
2018 4,300

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 1,590
2006 1,120
2007 1,300
2008 1,280
2009 1,990
2010 1,650
2011 1,710
2012 1,100
2013 1,240
2014 1,280
2015 1,370
2016 1,030
2017 1,050
2018 850

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 6,530
2006 6,420
2007 7,120
2008 7,310
2009 6,580
2010 6,680
2011 7,040
2012 7,800
2013 6,940
2014 7,990
2015 8,500
2016 11,810
2017 12,590
2018 12,520

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 830
2006 570
2008 1,120
2009 1,150
2010 940
2011 890
2012 680
2013 620
2014 570
2015 690
2016 540
2017 750
2018 640

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2005 1,200
2006 850
2007 780
2008 910
2009 940
2010 1,050
2011 1,370
2012 1,690
2013 1,720
2014 1,150
2015 910
2016 980
2017 1,050
2018 610

Roofers

Year Number
2011 1,900
2012 1,870
2013 1,800
2014 2,020
2015 2,040
2016 2,570
2017 3,130
2018 2,470

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 3,770
2006 3,210
2007 2,600
2008 2,850
2009 2,810
2010 2,750
2011 3,440
2012 3,950
2013 3,820
2014 3,540
2015 3,130
2016 3,610
2017 3,650
2018 3,480

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 1,830
2006 1,690
2007 2,040
2008 2,410
2009 1,790
2010 1,290
2011 1,300
2012 1,450
2013 1,370
2014 980
2015 830
2016 1,220
2017 2,060
2018 2,410

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 1,054,013,605,650
2006 1,146,018,006,360
2007 1,147,017,406,650
2008 108,506,910
2009 100,405,380
2010 14,490

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

Year Number
2005 1,410
2006 1,240
2007 1,450
2008 1,300
2009 1,290
2010 860
2011 810
2012 920
2013 1,070
2014 1,000
2015 760
2016 710
2017 860
2018 780

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 1,550
2006 1,110
2007 970
2008 1,330
2009 800
2010 610
2011 480
2012 700
2013 1,030
2014 1,270
2015 1,330
2016 1,350
2017 970
2018 700

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2005 3,780
2006 4,430
2007 4,440
2008 5,200
2009 5,540
2010 4,530
2011 3,590
2012 2,060
2013 2,420
2014 2,930
2015 3,310
2016 2,900
2017 2,980
2018 3,790

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 200
2006 280
2007 350
2008 760
2009 690
2010 490
2011 430
2012 500
2013 410
2014 340
2017 380
2018 330

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 2,770
2006 2,830
2007 3,070
2008 3,030
2009 2,580
2010 1,970
2011 1,940
2012 1,800
2013 2,150
2014 2,250
2015 2,240
2016 1,820
2017 2,040
2018 1,960

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2005 620
2007 460
2008 320
2009 350
2013 420
2016 100
2017 190

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2005 920
2006 970
2007 930
2008 790
2009 450
2011 1,010
2012 1,430
2013 470
2014 580
2015 700
2016 730
2017 880
2018 810

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 2,160
2006 2,840
2007 2,270
2008 2,370
2009 1,770
2010 2,180
2011 2,160
2012 2,280
2013 2,000
2014 1,990
2015 2,110
2016 2,010
2017 2,300
2018 3,110

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2007 520
2008 570
2009 660
2010 670
2011 630
2012 580
2013 800
2014 890
2015 910
2016 490
2018 800

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2008 420
2009 630
2010 530
2011 280
2014 360
2016 560
2017 490

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2005 630
2006 550
2007 1,020
2008 1,100
2009 1,020
2010 880
2011 650
2012 720
2013 730
2014 930
2015 1,040
2016 1,370
2017 1,370
2018 1,530

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2005 580
2006 450
2007 450
2008 340
2009 660
2010 810
2011 990
2012 830
2013 840
2014 700
2015 910
2016 1,070
2017 1,100
2018 1,590

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Year Number
2007 170
2011 160
2012 230
2013 240
2014 280
2015 370
2016 130
2018 130

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2007 130
2009 110
2010 110
2011 130
2012 120
2013 110
2014 150
2018 70

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2017 410
2018 510

Segmental Pavers

Year Number
2007 100
2016 50

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 200
2006 270
2007 810
2008 800
2009 1,040
2012 860
2014 410
2015 430
2016 300

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 100
2007 220
2009 960
2010 910
2011 1,370
2012 1,470
2013 1,560
2014 890
2015 920
2016 330
2017 400
2018 440

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 150
2007 680
2008 1,020
2009 800
2010 600
2011 470
2012 500
2013 470
2014 740
2015 650
2016 540
2017 350
2018 420

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2005 430
2007 1,030
2008 1,330
2009 1,620
2010 1,530
2011 2,270
2012 2,800
2013 2,150
2014 2,370
2015 2,890
2016 2,350
2017 1,880
2018 1,660

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 550
2006 500
2007 410
2008 430
2010 350
2011 300
2012 250
2013 310
2014 340
2015 400
2017 380
2018 410

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2014 220
2015 610
2016 280
2017 250
2018 70

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2012 100
2013 90
2016 40
2017 60
2018 140

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 930
2006 1,030
2007 1,370
2009 2,210
2010 2,070
2011 2,730
2012 3,000
2013 2,580
2014 2,320
2015 2,530
2016 2,090
2017 1,950
2018 1,800

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 510
2006 660
2007 420
2010 730
2011 700
2012 810
2013 360
2014 340
2015 490
2016 390
2017 450
2018 640

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2011 480
2012 640
2017 150
2018 60