Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Kansas City, MO-KS

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 46,570
2006 47,410
2007 46,630
2008 46,070
2009 41,630
2010 35,580
2011 33,540
2012 31,750
2013 34,880
2014 37,240
2015 37,480
2016 38,580
2017 40,560
2018 41,010

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 3,410
2006 3,440
2007 3,450
2008 4,230
2009 4,110
2010 3,410
2011 2,830
2012 2,550
2013 2,880
2014 3,290
2015 3,170
2016 3,390
2017 3,460
2018 3,470

Boilermakers

Year Number
2005 670
2007 260
2018 100

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 980
2006 1,220
2007 1,130
2008 890
2009 960
2010 600
2011 520
2012 530
2013 640
2014 620
2015 420
2016 480
2017 560
2018 460

Stonemasons

Year Number
2005 260
2006 280
2008 230
2009 190
2010 140
2011 110
2018 60

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 6,960
2006 7,150
2007 7,370
2008 6,520
2009 5,560
2010 4,130
2011 4,050
2012 3,590
2013 4,000
2014 4,480
2015 3,970
2016 4,270
2017 4,020
2018 4,640

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2005 600
2006 590
2007 630
2008 360
2009 230
2010 150
2011 170
2012 210
2013 220
2014 280
2015 290
2016 180
2017 230

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2005 140
2006 70
2007 90
2010 30
2012 50
2016 140
2018 160

Floor Sanders and Finishers

Year Number
2006 40
2007 70
2008 110
2009 100
2010 90
2011 40

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 700
2006 320
2007 300
2008 260
2009 270
2010 260
2011 210
2012 230
2013 290
2014 430
2015 360
2016 290
2017 370
2018 490

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 1,980
2006 2,000
2007 1,720
2008 1,840
2009 1,410
2010 1,080
2011 970
2012 1,070
2013 1,480
2014 1,890
2015 2,000
2016 2,110
2017 2,090
2018 2,050

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 6,510
2006 7,260
2007 7,280
2008 7,250
2009 6,330
2010 5,800
2011 5,400
2012 5,280
2013 6,080
2014 6,310
2015 6,460
2016 6,590
2017 7,210
2018 7,510

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 510
2006 520
2007 430
2008 380
2009 630
2010 490
2011 620
2012 600
2013 590
2014 550
2015 550
2016 590
2017 700
2018 720

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 3,360
2006 3,860
2007 4,060
2008 4,240
2009 3,110
2010 2,890
2011 2,970
2012 2,820
2013 2,950
2014 3,120
2015 3,070
2016 2,770
2017 2,820
2018 3,070

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 860
2006 520
2007 600
2008 530
2009 490
2010 650
2011 500
2012 440
2013 440
2014 680
2015 750
2016 500
2017 230
2018 180

Tapers

Year Number
2005 310
2006 350
2007 270
2008 260
2009 190
2010 120
2011 100
2012 80
2014 130
2015 170
2016 160
2017 80
2018 50

Electricians

Year Number
2011 3,690
2012 3,520
2013 3,780
2014 4,040
2015 4,040
2016 4,590
2017 4,580
2018 4,500

Glaziers

Year Number
2005 440
2006 330
2007 300
2009 310
2010 340
2011 270
2012 220
2013 220
2014 200
2015 260
2016 290
2017 400
2018 270

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2005 180
2006 270
2007 220
2008 170
2009 180
2010 200
2011 190
2012 150
2013 160
2014 80
2015 160
2016 280
2017 390
2018 400

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2005 150
2006 180
2007 230
2008 160
2009 90
2010 90
2011 150
2012 140
2013 230
2017 90
2018 90

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 1,990
2006 2,490
2007 2,520
2008 2,360
2009 1,740
2010 1,340
2011 1,160
2012 1,310
2013 1,360
2014 1,550
2015 1,450
2016 1,680
2017 1,800
2018 1,830

Paperhangers

Year Number
2007 150
2015 40

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 490
2006 430
2007 310
2008 210
2009 390
2010 350
2011 320
2012 140
2013 200
2014 210
2015 170
2016 160
2017 70
2018 80

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 3,160
2006 3,050
2007 2,590
2008 2,830
2009 2,630
2010 2,410
2011 2,270
2012 2,120
2013 2,520
2014 2,760
2015 3,030
2016 2,710
2017 3,470
2018 3,690

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 270
2006 260
2007 200
2008 160
2009 260
2010 190
2011 150
2016 250
2017 240
2018 230

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2005 290
2006 450
2007 380
2008 500
2009 270
2010 190
2011 80
2017 80
2018 60

Roofers

Year Number
2011 970
2012 930
2013 730
2014 620
2015 710
2016 920
2017 1,140
2018 1,040

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 1,410
2006 1,590
2007 1,480
2008 1,420
2009 1,580
2010 1,530
2011 1,440
2012 1,330
2013 1,330
2014 1,410
2015 1,200
2016 1,370
2017 1,390
2018 1,360

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 510
2006 440
2007 710
2008 1,060
2009 1,020
2010 740
2011 680
2012 680
2013 570
2014 410
2015 550
2016 480
2017 550
2018 500

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 41,009,501,570
2006 41,009,001,660
2007 41,809,801,640
2008 46,209,201,510
2009 47,608,301,410
2010 6,210

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 530
2006 380
2007 430
2008 540
2009 390
2010 210
2011 150
2012 130
2013 90
2014 120
2015 160
2016 140
2017 220
2018 190

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 570
2006 590
2007 550
2008 410
2009 190
2010 40
2011 50
2012 110
2013 160
2014 240
2015 250
2016 260
2017 240

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 270
2007 240
2008 220
2009 220
2014 140
2015 210
2016 240
2017 290
2018 260

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 380
2007 370
2008 190
2009 120
2014 60
2015 160
2017 290
2018 250

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2006 50
2009 90
2010 90
2014 90

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2006 140
2007 120
2008 70
2010 100
2011 70
2012 110

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 620
2006 600
2007 580
2008 610
2009 520
2010 480
2011 620
2012 650
2013 710
2014 560
2015 630
2016 560
2017 590
2018 660

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2005 420
2006 270
2009 370
2010 300
2011 110
2014 30
2016 200
2017 220
2018 130

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2006 130
2008 120
2013 330
2014 350
2015 330
2016 320
2017 250

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2005 340
2006 330
2007 290
2009 340
2010 270
2011 380
2012 250
2013 260
2014 180
2015 230
2016 260
2017 240
2018 200

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2005 1,020
2006 840
2007 860
2008 750
2009 670
2010 1,010
2011 960
2012 940
2013 940
2014 840
2015 870
2016 1,000
2017 940
2018 910

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Year Number
2017 60

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2007 110
2008 100
2009 80
2010 90
2011 160
2012 140
2013 160
2014 60
2015 180
2016 230
2017 180
2018 200

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 70
2006 180
2007 280
2008 240
2009 170

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2013 30

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2005 40
2008 30
2010 40
2012 30
2017 60
2018 30

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 90
2006 60
2007 60
2008 50
2009 40
2010 30

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2005 30
2006 50
2010 50
2011 50
2017 40

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 40

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 60
2007 50
2010 100
2012 40
2013 60
2014 50
2015 30

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2014 40

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2006 60