Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Joplin, MO

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,880
2006 3,110
2007 2,940
2008 2,840
2009 2,400
2010 2,230
2011 2,070
2012 2,200
2013 2,490
2014 2,560
2015 2,610
2016 2,390
2017 2,490
2018 2,110

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 80
2006 100
2007 90
2008 160
2009 160
2010 150
2011 100
2012 110
2013 150
2014 180
2015 150
2016 140
2017 130
2018 100

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 40
2013 40

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 530
2006 500
2007 440
2008 300
2009 330
2010 320
2011 300
2012 270
2013 290
2014 240
2015 260
2016 190
2017 200
2018 220

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 120
2006 80
2008 80
2009 110
2010 60
2011 50
2017 60

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 430
2006 640
2007 620
2008 720
2009 480
2010 370
2011 380
2012 500
2013 500
2014 410
2015 500
2016 500
2017 570
2018 400

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2011 40
2012 30
2013 70
2014 50
2015 50

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 120
2006 80
2007 150
2008 180
2009 170
2010 170
2011 140
2012 160
2013 120
2014 130
2015 160
2016 260
2017 190
2018 110

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2008 30
2009 40

Electricians

Year Number
2011 280
2012 320
2013 380
2014 490
2015 430
2016 350
2017 350
2018 260

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2008 80

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

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

Pipelayers

Year Number
2011 30

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 360
2007 310
2008 260
2009 200
2010 160
2011 100
2013 160
2014 180
2015 180
2016 140
2018 130

Roofers

Year Number
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 30
2010 50
2011 40
2012 70
2013 40
2017 110

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 140
2006 140
2007 90
2013 40

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 3,405,090
2006 3,508,080
2007 3,508,090
2008 3,007,070
2009 2,106,070
2010 380

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2013 40
2014 50

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2005 70

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2014 110
2015 70

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 40
2008 50
2009 30
2010 40
2015 40
2016 30
2017 30

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2005 100
2006 160
2007 180
2008 220
2009 160
2010 230
2011 180
2012 160
2013 160
2014 160
2015 180
2016 160
2017 190
2018 150