Numbers of Production Occupations in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 8,950
2006 9,180
2007 8,750
2008 7,700
2009 6,970
2010 6,530
2011 6,640
2012 7,160
2013 6,870
2014 7,170
2015 7,390
2016 6,450
2017 7,320
2018 7,890

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 590
2006 650
2007 560
2008 540
2009 430
2010 410
2011 430
2012 510
2013 480
2014 510
2015 380
2016 380
2017 420
2018 500

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2011 190

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2005 90
2006 70
2008 270
2009 200
2010 180
2011 60
2012 90
2013 130
2014 310
2015 280
2016 220
2017 90
2018 60

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 320
2006 330
2007 350
2008 370
2009 440
2012 220
2013 270
2014 190
2015 130

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2006 120
2007 120
2008 70
2009 70
2010 170
2013 50
2014 140
2015 110

Bakers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 200
2007 280
2008 230
2009 310
2010 250
2011 270
2012 160
2013 260
2014 230
2015 290
2016 200
2018 550

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 270
2006 270
2007 280
2008 210
2009 300
2010 280
2011 340
2012 330
2013 280
2014 280
2015 250
2016 270
2017 260
2018 310

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2009 320
2015 50
2016 60
2017 40

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

Year Number
2015 80
2016 80

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2011 50
2012 50
2013 50

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 230
2007 210
2008 180
2009 80
2010 100
2011 100
2012 140
2014 170
2015 110
2018 170

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 110
2006 130
2007 120
2008 70
2010 110
2012 80
2016 50
2018 150

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 290
2013 190
2016 160
2017 70

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 60
2016 30

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 80
2016 80

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

Year Number
2005 80
2007 110
2008 130
2009 130
2010 90
2011 90
2012 100
2013 90
2014 60
2015 50
2016 50
2017 100

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2008 50
2009 40

Machinists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 230
2007 230
2008 230
2009 130
2010 110
2011 120
2012 190
2013 190
2014 250
2015 150
2016 150
2017 150
2018 190

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

Year Number
2006 50
2007 40
2014 60
2015 50
2017 100
2018 100

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2005 30
2011 40
2013 30

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 300
2007 550
2008 740
2009 530
2010 520
2011 410
2012 490
2013 620
2014 750
2015 940
2016 440
2017 410
2018 390

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 60

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2009 40

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 40

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2005 120
2006 90
2007 90
2008 100
2009 80
2010 190
2011 230
2012 190
2013 90
2014 110
2015 100
2016 110
2017 190
2018 170

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 230
2006 270
2007 280
2008 290
2009 240
2010 270
2011 230
2012 210
2013 240
2014 260
2015 300
2016 230
2017 170
2018 130

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2005 130
2006 120
2010 160
2011 190
2012 210
2013 130
2014 90
2015 80
2016 90
2017 90
2018 90

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 210
2006 150
2007 70
2008 60
2009 60
2010 100
2011 150
2012 130
2013 140
2014 120
2015 140
2016 120
2017 140
2018 130

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

Year Number
2005 80
2006 60
2007 70
2008 70
2009 70
2010 40
2011 60
2012 50
2013 50

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Year Number
2005 40
2007 40
2016 30

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2006 330
2007 370
2008 370
2009 270
2010 70
2012 190
2013 230

Furniture Finishers

Year Number
2016 50

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2007 220
2008 120
2009 110

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2006 30
2015 60

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2015 60
2016 70
2017 60

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2005 260
2006 250
2007 250
2008 320
2009 280
2010 310
2011 310
2012 320
2013 290
2014 270
2015 320
2016 300
2017 320
2018 450

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

Year Number
2012 30
2013 50
2014 30

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 90
2011 100
2012 100
2013 100
2014 30
2015 180
2016 180
2017 200
2018 150

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 160
2008 150
2010 80
2011 50
2012 50
2015 60
2016 80
2017 90
2018 110

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2009 40
2013 60
2018 30

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 100
2006 110
2007 180
2010 50

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 650
2006 630
2007 520
2008 340
2009 350
2010 290
2011 250
2012 150
2013 220
2014 270
2015 380
2016 410
2017 580
2018 450

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2012 30

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2018 50

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 970
2006 980
2007 850
2008 170
2009 210
2010 260
2011 360
2012 440
2013 330
2014 200
2016 380
2017 380
2018 250

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 50
2008 60
2009 60
2013 130
2015 100
2017 40

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2005 60
2006 100
2007 60
2008 60
2009 50
2013 50
2018 100

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 30
2010 40

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2008 60
2009 90
2011 80
2013 30

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2009 40

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2009 210
2010 280
2011 190
2012 60

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2015 110

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 240
2008 270
2009 200
2010 150

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2006 390
2008 120
2009 130
2011 380
2012 610
2013 340
2014 470
2015 310
2016 280
2017 260
2018 430

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2016 90