Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2006 8,700
2007 9,250
2008 7,810
2009 5,930
2010 5,100
2011 4,450
2012 3,830
2013 3,870
2014 4,460
2015 1,570
2016 1,560
2017 1,570

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2006 1,040
2007 1,030
2008 750
2009 740
2010 570
2011 570
2012 430
2013 560
2014 680
2015 210
2016 240
2017 260

Boilermakers

Year Number
2008 70
2009 70

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2006 200
2007 210
2008 230
2009 230
2010 160
2011 100
2012 50
2013 60
2014 50

Carpenters

Year Number
2006 1,610
2007 1,430
2008 1,070
2009 830
2010 710
2011 670
2012 620
2013 640
2014 640
2015 210
2016 160
2017 160

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2010 60
2013 50
2014 60

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2006 300
2007 270
2008 180
2009 150
2010 150
2011 130
2014 130

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2006 1,270
2007 1,540
2008 1,270
2009 900
2010 850
2011 730
2012 690
2013 720
2014 760
2015 390
2016 260
2017 370

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2014 50

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2006 450
2007 510
2008 510
2009 320
2010 380
2011 280
2012 310
2013 320
2014 330
2015 160
2016 140
2017 170

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2007 70
2008 40
2011 60
2012 60
2013 80

Electricians

Year Number
2011 460
2012 290
2013 310
2014 200
2017 150

Glaziers

Year Number
2006 50
2007 60
2008 80

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2007 110
2008 90

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2006 400
2007 480
2008 390
2009 260
2010 220
2011 180
2012 210
2013 200
2014 210
2016 40

Pipelayers

Year Number
2006 240
2007 240
2008 240
2010 130
2011 90
2012 90
2013 30
2014 50
2015 30

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 290
2007 590
2008 410
2009 350
2010 260
2011 260
2012 320
2013 280
2014 360
2015 50
2016 60
2017 50

Roofers

Year Number
2011 90
2012 70
2013 50
2014 60

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2006 110
2010 80

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2008 60
2009 50
2014 120

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2006 610,580
2007 69,090,560
2008 66,040,510
2009 55,070,430
2010 870

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

Year Number
2006 180
2007 140
2009 90

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2006 410
2007 460
2008 310
2009 160
2010 70

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 200
2007 170
2008 270
2009 190
2010 180
2012 70
2013 90
2014 100

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 170
2007 180
2008 130
2009 100
2013 30
2016 60

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2006 80
2007 90
2008 100
2009 70
2010 90
2011 90
2012 80
2013 40
2014 40
2017 30

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2007 30
2008 40
2009 40
2011 220
2012 110
2014 200

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2016 50
2017 50