Numbers of Production Occupations in Fargo, ND-MN

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 6,600
2006 6,980
2007 7,330
2008 8,120
2009 7,590
2010 6,450
2011 6,470
2012 7,580
2013 8,050
2014 7,330
2015 7,270
2016 7,040
2017 7,800
2018 7,840

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 520
2006 480
2007 510
2008 550
2009 540
2010 480
2011 470
2012 540
2013 580
2014 490
2015 520
2016 460
2017 520
2018 520

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2012 260
2013 370
2016 260

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Year Number
2014 150
2015 190
2016 180

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2005 140
2006 140
2007 80
2008 90
2009 80
2010 90
2011 100
2012 80
2013 80
2014 60
2015 80
2016 30
2017 160

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 1,070
2006 1,520
2007 1,660
2008 1,850
2009 1,620
2011 1,020
2012 1,420
2013 1,420
2014 1,300
2015 1,150
2016 760

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2009 50
2010 80
2011 130
2012 210
2014 620
2015 560
2016 380

Bakers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 120
2007 160
2008 160
2009 160
2010 130
2011 130
2012 160
2013 160
2014 250
2016 200

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2007 140
2008 60
2009 70
2011 210
2012 180
2013 110
2015 140
2016 120
2017 120
2018 120

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2007 50

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

Year Number
2016 70
2017 50
2018 60

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 40
2008 70
2009 110
2010 70
2011 40
2013 70
2014 70
2015 70
2016 90
2017 240
2018 290

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2008 30
2009 30

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2006 100
2007 160
2008 180
2009 140
2012 70
2013 90
2014 80
2015 80

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 80
2008 120
2009 160
2014 60
2017 60
2018 70

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2008 160
2009 130

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

Year Number
2005 270
2006 270
2007 270
2008 210
2009 300
2011 240
2012 120
2013 200
2014 140
2016 110
2017 190
2018 180

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40
2009 40

Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla

Year Number
2012 80
2013 50

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 60
2007 50
2008 50
2012 40

Machinists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 90
2009 120
2011 300
2012 390
2013 250
2014 250
2015 270
2017 190
2018 110

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2009 40
2016 70
2017 30
2018 40

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2016 80
2017 120
2018 160

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2009 30
2011 30

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 560
2006 530
2007 820
2008 850
2009 880
2010 610
2011 730
2012 870
2013 670
2014 720
2015 770
2016 800
2017 720
2018 750

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 70
2007 40
2008 50
2011 70
2012 80
2014 140
2015 130
2016 70

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 40

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Year Number
2018 80

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2007 60
2008 60
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 60
2013 50
2014 50
2015 40
2016 30

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2007 130
2008 100
2009 50
2010 150
2011 130
2012 180
2013 110
2014 120
2015 160
2016 160
2017 190
2018 240

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Year Number
2005 8,030
2006 90
2007 80
2008 6,050
2009 50
2013 90
2014 80
2015 100

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 100
2006 110
2007 150
2009 260
2010 220
2011 200
2012 150
2013 190
2014 160
2015 240
2016 220
2017 270
2018 220

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2005 100
2006 100

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 90
2008 50
2009 40
2011 170
2012 110
2013 100
2016 60
2017 110
2018 60

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Year Number
2005 30
2008 50
2010 50
2012 50

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

Year Number
2018 30

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2005 260
2006 260
2007 240
2008 190
2009 170
2010 140
2011 110
2012 80
2013 60
2014 140
2015 170
2016 240
2017 180
2018 70

Furniture Finishers

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2017 40
2018 30

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2011 40
2012 30

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2016 70
2018 50

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2005 50
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2011 50
2012 50
2013 40
2014 70
2015 30
2016 40
2017 30
2018 30

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2005 70
2006 40
2007 40
2008 60
2009 60
2010 70
2011 90
2012 90
2013 70
2014 50
2016 30
2017 50
2018 30

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

Year Number
2016 40
2017 60

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

Year Number
2007 80
2008 70
2009 80
2017 50
2018 50

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 40
2008 60
2009 60
2010 50
2015 110
2018 30

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 50
2006 80
2007 70
2008 50
2012 30
2013 40

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

Year Number
2006 70
2007 90
2008 70

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 240
2006 180
2007 190
2008 220
2009 160
2010 130
2011 110
2012 170
2013 170
2014 170
2015 180
2016 220
2017 190
2018 190

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Year Number
2016 40
2017 60
2018 60

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 90
2009 110
2010 110
2011 140
2012 190
2013 180
2015 70
2016 60
2017 70
2018 50

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 150
2006 160
2007 170
2008 310
2009 370
2010 390
2011 220
2012 290
2013 340
2014 410
2015 350
2016 370
2017 390
2018 390

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

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

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2005 30
2006 30
2008 30
2009 30
2010 40
2011 50
2012 40
2013 40
2015 30
2016 70
2017 80
2018 100

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 60
2007 30
2009 60
2010 50
2011 50
2012 40
2016 40

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2010 40
2011 40

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2005 270
2006 280
2007 410
2008 560
2009 450
2010 270
2011 270
2012 330
2013 310
2014 210
2015 160
2016 120
2017 120
2018 80

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 130
2013 150
2014 110
2015 140
2016 460
2017 500
2018 530