Numbers of Production Occupations in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 6,440
2006 7,000
2007 6,730
2008 6,090
2009 6,760
2010 7,100
2011 7,420
2012 7,000
2013 6,880
2014 6,410
2015 6,310
2016 7,170
2017 7,770
2018 7,520

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 500
2006 550
2007 520
2008 310
2009 330
2010 360
2011 440
2012 410
2013 440
2014 430
2015 400
2016 440
2017 470
2018 440

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2012 80
2013 140
2014 130
2015 110

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2010 60
2011 110
2012 90
2013 110

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 550
2006 1,080
2007 880
2008 1,020
2009 1,460
2016 1,440

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2007 570
2009 30
2011 50
2012 130
2013 120
2014 150
2015 50
2016 130

Bakers

Year Number
2005 30
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 30
2015 50
2017 30

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2007 130
2008 150
2009 310
2010 300
2011 290
2012 80
2018 100

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2018 60

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 50

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

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

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 40
2016 30
2017 50
2018 70

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

Year Number
2008 230
2009 220
2010 230
2012 270
2013 180
2015 340
2017 370
2018 460

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40
2009 50

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2011 90
2018 70

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

Year Number
2005 310
2006 180
2007 190
2008 140
2011 480
2014 270
2016 580
2017 690
2018 270

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

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

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

Year Number
2005 70
2006 30
2007 50
2008 70
2009 30
2015 70
2016 70
2017 60
2018 70

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 80
2007 70
2008 60
2014 40

Machinists

Year Number
2005 300
2006 200
2007 180
2008 190
2009 170
2010 270
2011 310
2012 300
2013 380
2014 510
2015 410
2016 340
2017 290
2018 360

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

Year Number
2018 50

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

Year Number
2008 180
2012 70
2013 90
2014 100
2015 50

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2006 120
2007 100
2008 120
2009 130
2010 60
2011 80
2012 60
2013 50
2014 70
2015 40
2016 90
2017 80
2018 110

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2006 120
2007 130
2008 150
2009 150
2010 230
2011 270
2012 290
2013 150
2014 150
2015 180
2016 840
2017 840

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2008 70

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2017 60
2018 30

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2009 70
2010 80
2011 80
2012 50
2013 50
2014 30
2016 40
2018 40

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 110
2006 80
2007 80
2008 140
2009 140
2010 130
2011 90
2012 50
2013 100
2014 60
2015 130
2017 70
2018 70

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2007 50
2009 40
2012 40

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 70
2006 70
2007 40
2008 40
2009 70
2010 50
2011 60

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2005 60
2006 110
2007 120
2008 50
2009 60
2010 90
2011 210
2012 120
2013 80
2018 40

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2005 60
2006 90
2007 70
2008 80
2009 80
2010 100
2011 120
2012 150
2013 140
2014 110
2015 150
2016 100
2017 130
2018 70

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2005 90
2006 40
2008 70
2010 70
2011 60
2012 180
2013 260
2014 220
2015 80
2016 40

Woodworkers, All Other

Year Number
2014 30
2015 40

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 50
2008 70
2009 70
2010 70
2011 60
2012 50
2013 60
2014 120
2015 110
2016 110
2017 60
2018 50

Gas Plant Operators

Year Number
2011 30

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2016 80

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

Year Number
2007 30
2010 40
2011 40
2012 30
2016 50
2017 50

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 40
2008 100
2009 110
2010 100
2012 50
2016 60
2017 50
2018 60

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 40
2007 50
2008 60
2009 50
2010 60
2011 50
2012 30
2016 80
2017 90
2018 50

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

Year Number
2007 90
2008 150
2009 110
2010 120
2011 40
2014 120
2016 230
2017 190

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 270
2006 250
2007 180
2008 110
2009 120
2010 110
2011 140
2012 160
2013 200
2014 150
2016 290
2017 360
2018 290

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 40
2009 40
2010 30

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 220
2006 220
2007 140
2008 120
2009 140
2010 140
2011 70
2012 90
2013 110
2014 110
2015 50
2016 50
2017 120
2018 120

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

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2008 60
2009 40
2010 50
2012 30
2013 40
2014 40
2015 50
2016 40
2017 40
2018 30

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2007 40
2009 40
2012 30

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 180
2010 320

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2005 760
2006 1,150
2007 1,110
2008 370
2009 270
2010 260
2011 530
2014 380
2015 340
2016 280
2017 280
2018 230

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 100
2013 70
2014 70
2015 60