Numbers of Production Occupations in Kankakee, IL

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,420
2006 3,820
2007 3,340
2008 3,280
2009 2,770
2010 2,420
2011 2,850
2012 3,110
2013 3,610
2014 3,300
2015 3,550
2016 3,520
2017 3,860
2018 3,710

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 290
2006 280
2007 260
2008 200
2009 180
2010 160
2011 220
2012 270
2013 300
2014 280
2015 280
2016 270
2017 280
2018 330

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2006 30

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 450
2006 410
2007 220
2008 410
2009 410
2010 310
2011 240
2013 510
2014 400
2016 90

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 30
2014 80
2015 100
2016 140

Bakers

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

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 30
2009 50
2010 70
2011 70
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 170
2007 660
2008 680
2009 310

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

Year Number
2007 80
2008 100
2009 70
2010 50
2011 30
2018 120

Machinists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 150
2007 160
2008 190
2009 200
2010 250
2011 170
2012 170
2013 280
2014 320
2015 280
2016 150
2017 110
2018 240

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

Year Number
2006 40

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

Year Number
2017 80

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 80
2008 90
2009 100
2010 80
2011 60
2012 80
2013 150
2014 140
2015 120
2016 100
2017 110
2018 180

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 60

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2006 60
2008 90
2009 70
2010 70
2011 60

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 50
2009 100
2010 100
2011 110
2016 50
2017 40
2018 40

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2005 30
2006 30

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2005 30
2006 30
2007 30
2015 30
2016 30

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2011 50
2012 30
2013 50
2014 50
2015 60

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

Year Number
2018 170

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 220
2008 310
2009 310
2010 230
2016 180

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 190
2006 170
2007 180
2008 70
2009 80
2010 80
2011 120
2012 120
2013 110
2014 110
2015 140
2016 180
2017 490
2018 520

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2011 300
2012 380
2013 390
2014 250
2015 240
2016 240
2017 240
2018 110

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2017 60
2018 60

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 140

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2007 50
2008 110
2009 80
2010 90
2011 130
2012 130
2013 150
2014 160
2015 290
2016 240
2017 330

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 120
2013 110
2014 660
2015 790
2016 1,020
2017 500
2018 370