Numbers of jobs in Massachusetts

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 3,230,160
2002 3,200,230
2003 3,174,000
2004 3,125,930
2005 3,144,540
2006 3,170,490
2007 3,207,840
2008 3,234,860
2009 3,169,010
2010 3,119,100
2011 3,157,020
2012 3,202,080
2013 3,257,870
2014 3,322,500
2015 3,396,840
2016 3,459,910
2017 3,528,070
2018 3,571,360

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 240,620
2002 240,120
2003 231,580
2004 217,610
2005 197,650
2006 185,530
2007 181,900
2008 185,940
2009 182,640
2010 183,900
2011 194,680
2012 211,860
2013 223,090
2014 235,850
2015 255,000
2016 268,850
2017 278,970
2018 294,490

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 129,170
2002 128,570
2003 131,070
2004 140,490
2005 157,940
2006 169,230
2007 170,680
2008 171,590
2009 168,070
2010 172,320
2011 174,960
2012 186,920
2013 194,700
2014 198,610
2015 195,790
2016 198,540
2017 201,220
2018 205,570

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 110,310
2002 103,340
2003 104,540
2004 106,690
2005 110,190
2006 113,890
2007 116,270
2008 121,680
2009 122,810
2010 125,010
2011 130,110
2012 138,710
2013 134,530
2014 134,620
2015 134,790
2016 142,740
2017 142,010
2018 141,450

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 76,630
2002 72,930
2003 74,320
2004 73,160
2005 73,800
2006 74,130
2007 76,140
2008 77,030
2009 74,270
2010 70,840
2011 70,020
2012 71,320
2013 70,980
2014 73,360
2015 75,750
2016 76,170
2017 75,880
2018 74,860

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 39,620
2002 42,050
2003 42,850
2004 40,340
2005 42,530
2006 46,750
2007 48,960
2008 53,900
2009 54,010
2010 43,590
2011 47,320
2012 47,680
2013 49,670
2014 49,780
2015 49,240
2016 49,070
2017 50,280
2018 53,530

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 52,410
2002 57,710
2003 54,020
2004 55,690
2005 56,640
2006 58,500
2007 62,100
2008 65,800
2009 64,740
2010 71,890
2011 69,290
2012 72,920
2013 72,370
2014 75,140
2015 80,590
2016 81,560
2017 80,520
2018 84,380

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 26,640
2002 28,550
2003 28,360
2004 24,260
2005 25,100
2006 24,210
2007 25,240
2008 25,550
2009 24,330
2010 24,770
2011 24,700
2012 25,590
2013 25,520
2014 24,810
2015 27,920
2016 29,200
2017 29,460
2018 29,810

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 207,330
2002 208,760
2003 205,720
2004 201,400
2005 208,660
2006 213,600
2007 216,100
2008 215,880
2009 219,050
2010 219,940
2011 220,390
2012 218,940
2013 221,640
2014 224,370
2015 230,430
2016 235,890
2017 242,160
2018 244,590

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 39,890
2002 38,890
2003 40,590
2004 43,490
2005 45,650
2006 47,630
2007 49,280
2008 51,830
2009 52,390
2010 55,990
2011 50,380
2012 49,870
2013 46,350
2014 47,390
2015 48,330
2016 50,510
2017 52,330
2018 51,750

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 182,820
2002 179,620
2003 182,300
2004 184,890
2005 193,290
2006 197,320
2007 206,410
2008 208,500
2009 224,490
2010 222,830
2011 227,900
2012 227,840
2013 230,520
2014 235,250
2015 233,920
2016 240,340
2017 242,720
2018 242,690

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 89,190
2002 86,420
2003 85,340
2004 91,670
2005 90,160
2006 94,700
2007 97,660
2008 100,040
2009 96,820
2010 94,430
2011 99,730
2012 100,950
2013 103,640
2014 105,540
2015 106,280
2016 108,880
2017 105,660
2018 106,220

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 71,800
2002 73,050
2003 75,340
2004 71,650
2005 72,310
2006 70,080
2007 71,450
2008 72,220
2009 75,450
2010 75,000
2011 73,280
2012 73,460
2013 76,430
2014 77,980
2015 79,640
2016 80,150
2017 80,240
2018 77,220

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 250,140
2002 253,900
2003 251,770
2004 253,990
2005 258,980
2006 261,150
2007 264,840
2008 267,360
2009 263,790
2010 261,630
2011 267,920
2012 275,120
2013 284,570
2014 287,160
2015 291,130
2016 291,950
2017 300,430
2018 307,710

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 110,390
2002 109,500
2003 108,430
2004 106,170
2005 105,390
2006 105,840
2007 105,940
2008 104,090
2009 100,340
2010 97,170
2011 97,480
2012 99,060
2013 102,600
2014 106,030
2015 106,900
2016 106,270
2017 105,700
2018 105,470

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 67,980
2002 70,680
2003 72,060
2004 72,440
2006 70,320
2007 75,380
2008 82,680
2009 85,580
2010 81,170
2011 86,630
2012 90,050
2013 96,900
2014 102,760
2015 109,340
2016 123,320
2017 157,030
2018 161,500

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 326,930
2002 320,970
2003 320,040
2004 318,260
2005 326,420
2006 327,560
2007 333,870
2008 334,150
2009 319,400
2010 316,770
2011 321,230
2012 317,450
2013 319,500
2014 324,060
2015 325,760
2016 322,330
2017 318,010
2018 317,270

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 572,400
2002 569,500
2003 561,860
2004 546,150
2005 538,020
2006 547,190
2007 547,940
2008 547,620
2009 526,260
2010 502,190
2011 495,490
2012 491,990
2013 492,890
2014 493,640
2015 500,460
2016 499,850
2017 499,100
2018 496,690

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 2,040
2002 2,460
2003 2,230
2004 2,230
2005 2,660
2006 2,900
2007 2,640
2008 2,700
2009 1,780
2010 1,510
2011 1,620
2012 1,530
2013 1,530
2014 1,460
2015 1,870
2016 2,110
2017 1,980
2018 1,890

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 118,010
2002 120,550
2003 119,820
2004 116,050
2005 115,220
2006 115,860
2007 111,610
2008 108,160
2009 98,220
2010 91,120
2011 92,530
2012 94,390
2013 99,450
2014 104,620
2015 110,710
2016 117,680
2017 122,570
2018 128,570

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 108,660
2002 111,290
2003 108,100
2004 102,380
2005 100,580
2006 101,130
2007 102,000
2008 103,220
2009 98,660
2010 97,460
2011 98,390
2012 96,500
2013 95,130
2014 96,530
2015 101,760
2016 100,860
2017 103,160
2018 103,230

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 231,810
2002 212,280
2003 204,110
2004 184,300
2005 184,080
2006 177,060
2007 178,940
2008 173,110
2009 163,970
2010 157,480
2011 157,630
2012 157,570
2013 159,290
2014 160,780
2015 160,970
2016 154,660
2017 152,680
2018 152,320

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 175,370
2002 169,070
2003 169,530
2004 172,620
2005 167,630
2006 165,900
2007 162,490
2008 161,800
2009 151,930
2010 152,110
2011 155,350
2012 152,380
2013 156,580
2014 162,740
2015 170,250
2016 178,990
2017 185,970
2018 190,150

Metro Areas in Massachusetts