Numbers of jobs in Iowa

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,418,580
2002 1,412,870
2003 1,413,800
2004 1,423,170
2005 1,446,550
2006 1,470,240
2007 1,488,360
2008 1,502,600
2009 1,471,130
2010 1,438,510
2011 1,449,110
2012 1,470,740
2013 1,491,600
2014 1,512,740
2015 1,526,950
2016 1,534,910
2017 1,535,460
2018 1,541,700

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 76,170
2002 74,210
2003 65,080
2004 57,400
2005 55,320
2006 54,900
2007 54,870
2008 56,380
2009 56,480
2010 58,230
2011 62,310
2012 67,770
2013 74,110
2014 80,530
2015 85,790
2016 86,320
2017 84,070
2018 83,890

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 46,400
2002 48,950
2003 51,970
2004 55,030
2005 57,800
2006 58,980
2007 59,880
2008 60,410
2009 57,840
2010 58,810
2011 59,290
2012 61,980
2013 62,880
2014 65,460
2015 65,970
2016 66,910
2017 67,560
2018 70,240

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 21,960
2002 20,790
2003 21,710
2004 23,760
2005 23,550
2006 26,130
2007 27,660
2008 28,370
2009 27,190
2010 26,800
2011 28,520
2012 30,460
2013 31,650
2014 31,510
2015 31,380
2016 32,810
2017 35,150
2018 36,530

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 17,590
2002 16,700
2003 17,680
2004 15,880
2005 16,290
2006 17,070
2007 17,660
2008 17,720
2009 18,500
2010 17,830
2011 18,500
2012 18,810
2013 18,320
2014 19,440
2015 19,210
2016 18,810
2017 18,730
2018 20,830

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 10,070
2002 9,510
2003 9,840
2004 9,780
2005 10,440
2006 11,220
2007 12,260
2008 13,260
2009 13,780
2010 10,920
2011 11,250
2012 12,060
2013 12,290
2014 12,360
2015 11,610
2016 11,590
2017 11,240
2018 12,020

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 20,410
2002 21,350
2003 21,510
2004 20,610
2006 22,580
2007 23,170
2008 23,550
2009 24,380
2010 24,540
2011 24,220
2012 21,930
2013 23,060
2014 22,330
2015 21,980
2016 21,210
2017 21,780
2018 21,370

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 6,760
2002 6,840
2003 6,990
2004 6,800
2005 6,810
2006 6,770
2007 6,660
2008 6,780
2009 6,950
2010 6,830
2011 6,830
2012 7,190
2013 7,580
2014 7,300
2015 7,150
2016 7,420
2017 7,930
2018 7,870

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 88,010
2002 88,040
2003 86,360
2004 87,000
2005 89,560
2006 90,290
2007 95,020
2008 97,280
2009 98,210
2010 97,730
2011 95,980
2012 97,100
2013 98,470
2014 98,070
2015 98,630
2016 101,590
2017 104,170
2018 106,430

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 15,340
2002 14,770
2003 15,630
2004 16,710
2005 16,390
2006 17,430
2007 18,020
2008 18,690
2009 18,000
2010 18,190
2011 18,310
2012 18,540
2013 18,790
2014 18,340
2015 18,670
2016 18,440
2017 18,770
2018 19,140

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 66,440
2002 67,370
2003 66,530
2004 70,150
2005 72,290
2006 74,160
2007 73,580
2008 75,280
2009 76,640
2010 79,000
2011 82,040
2012 83,190
2013 83,660
2014 83,700
2015 83,310
2016 85,260
2017 87,150
2018 87,560

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 38,480
2002 37,500
2003 37,730
2004 41,430
2005 43,960
2006 43,990
2007 45,300
2008 46,680
2009 46,690
2010 47,290
2011 45,030
2012 44,980
2013 45,180
2014 45,810
2015 45,000
2016 42,980
2017 40,530
2018 40,040

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 19,580
2002 20,830
2003 21,310
2004 22,390
2005 21,090
2006 21,640
2007 20,480
2008 20,560
2009 21,310
2010 22,240
2011 22,520
2012 22,440
2013 21,470
2014 22,170
2015 22,400
2016 22,430
2017 22,700
2018 22,830

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 121,310
2002 119,780
2003 119,920
2004 121,660
2005 123,860
2006 126,870
2007 130,120
2008 131,200
2009 129,030
2010 124,030
2011 123,220
2012 123,680
2013 127,070
2014 127,940
2015 131,120
2016 133,690
2017 133,500
2018 132,460

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 45,310
2002 44,190
2003 44,880
2004 46,130
2005 45,550
2006 46,910
2007 47,080
2008 47,810
2009 46,850
2010 45,620
2011 45,200
2012 46,030
2013 46,320
2014 46,270
2015 46,860
2016 46,870
2017 47,060
2018 47,000

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 28,210
2002 30,220
2003 32,470
2004 33,710
2005 33,180
2006 34,910
2007 36,170
2008 35,150
2009 35,270
2010 34,840
2011 37,030
2012 39,040
2013 43,030
2014 43,980
2015 45,270
2016 48,810
2017 50,400
2018 52,570

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 148,350
2002 146,330
2003 150,120
2004 149,430
2005 153,160
2006 157,080
2007 159,440
2008 161,280
2009 157,030
2010 155,450
2011 155,490
2012 156,570
2013 152,990
2014 149,220
2015 148,320
2016 150,060
2017 151,560
2018 154,650

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 238,940
2002 238,730
2003 240,730
2004 237,570
2005 234,070
2006 232,640
2007 236,050
2008 237,970
2009 232,600
2010 226,670
2011 221,160
2012 218,830
2013 215,720
2014 221,360
2015 220,940
2016 220,940
2017 220,090
2018 217,850

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 5,950
2002 6,160
2003 5,620
2004 5,550
2005 4,380
2006 4,510
2007 4,910
2008 5,710
2009 6,080
2010 5,570
2011 5,690
2012 5,420
2013 5,610
2014 5,570
2015 5,400
2016 5,310
2017 5,030
2018 5,680

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 59,120
2002 61,650
2003 61,010
2004 65,330
2005 64,870
2006 68,140
2007 65,690
2008 65,840
2009 62,790
2010 58,370
2011 57,910
2012 58,540
2013 58,510
2014 62,390
2015 66,820
2016 68,820
2017 68,200
2018 66,840

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 59,350
2002 59,210
2003 60,660
2004 60,070
2005 59,850
2006 60,720
2007 61,050
2008 62,820
2009 63,230
2010 63,590
2011 63,970
2012 64,940
2013 64,600
2014 67,940
2015 68,790
2016 68,360
2017 66,610
2018 67,290

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 162,750
2002 163,410
2003 159,820
2004 159,840
2005 168,160
2006 166,660
2007 169,020
2008 169,320
2009 156,100
2010 145,540
2011 150,580
2012 153,000
2013 154,370
2014 152,920
2015 155,650
2016 155,960
2017 153,830
2018 148,650

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 122,070
2002 116,340
2003 116,240
2004 116,940
2005 124,670
2006 126,620
2007 124,240
2008 120,540
2009 116,180
2010 110,430
2011 114,050
2012 118,240
2013 125,940
2014 128,140
2015 126,670
2016 120,330
2017 119,420
2018 119,970

Metro Areas in Iowa