Numbers of Business and Financial Operations Occupations in National

Occupation group

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 4,676,680
2002 4,772,120
2003 4,924,210
2004 5,131,840
2005 5,410,410
2006 5,826,140
2007 6,015,500
2008 6,135,520
2009 6,063,670
2010 6,090,910
2011 6,178,070
2012 6,419,370
2013 6,658,090
2014 6,828,940
2015 7,032,560
2016 7,281,190
2017 7,472,750
2018 7,721,300

Individual occupations

Business Operations Specialists

Year Number
2012 3,987,180
2013 4,137,510
2014 4,264,370
2015 4,424,800
2016 4,629,810
2017 4,811,530
2018 5,022,640

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

Year Number
2001 10,270
2002 11,590
2003 12,380
2004 10,860
2005 10,640
2006 11,130
2007 11,680
2008 12,110
2009 11,700
2010 11,790
2011 11,950
2012 11,770
2013 11,680
2014 11,860
2015 13,230
2016 13,470
2017 15,450
2018 14,830

Buyers and Purchasing Agents

Year Number
2012 399,990
2013 408,060
2014 410,230
2015 414,900
2016 418,530
2017 827,080
2018 814,820

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

Year Number
2001 17,640
2002 16,570
2003 15,550
2004 14,300
2005 12,970
2006 13,110
2007 12,930
2008 13,010
2009 11,690
2010 10,250
2011 10,180
2012 10,370
2013 11,290
2014 11,250
2015 12,160
2016 11,490

Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products

Year Number
2001 131,670
2002 138,380
2003 138,630
2004 136,930
2005 132,900
2006 137,310
2007 132,550
2008 132,420
2009 116,900
2010 108,220
2011 105,610
2012 108,670
2013 112,290
2014 110,560
2015 111,200
2016 109,440

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Year Number
2001 228,360
2002 231,490
2003 237,210
2004 257,070
2005 267,410
2006 275,910
2007 281,950
2008 286,990
2009 281,910
2010 272,370
2011 274,540
2012 280,950
2013 284,480
2014 288,430
2015 291,540
2016 297,600

Claims Adjusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and Investigators

Year Number
2012 275,050
2013 288,680
2014 279,980
2015 286,870
2016 289,550
2017 298,170
2018 302,930

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

Year Number
2001 200,510
2002 211,960
2003 234,190
2004 234,950
2005 234,030
2006 279,240
2007 279,400
2008 277,230
2009 273,930
2010 262,540
2011 263,810
2012 263,280
2013 275,500
2014 266,280
2015 271,600
2016 274,420
2017 282,030
2018 287,730

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

Year Number
2001 12,110
2002 13,270
2003 11,450
2004 12,520
2005 12,900
2006 12,630
2007 12,150
2008 11,280
2009 10,960
2010 10,280
2011 10,950
2012 11,770
2013 13,180
2014 13,690
2015 15,270
2016 15,130
2017 16,150
2018 15,200

Compliance Officers

Year Number
2011 210,510
2012 227,500
2013 236,090
2014 246,970
2015 257,010
2016 273,910
2017 287,130
2018 300,900

Cost Estimators

Year Number
2001 188,840
2002 185,080
2003 184,620
2004 191,080
2005 204,330
2006 216,900
2007 219,070
2008 218,400
2009 197,330
2010 183,790
2011 187,730
2012 195,230
2013 202,600
2014 209,130
2015 216,270
2016 214,610
2017 210,900
2018 211,600

Human Resources Workers

Year Number
2012 471,340
2013 503,940
2014 536,900
2015 571,640
2016 605,040
2017 633,250
2018 671,140

Human Resources Specialists

Year Number
2001 173,940
2002 168,550
2003 164,020
2004 328,680
2005 181260 171880
2006 186620 204290
2007 405,390
2008 423,240
2009 417,430
2010 417,880
2012 394,380
2013 426,570
2014 456,170
2015 491,090
2016 524,800
2017 553,950
2018 593,790

Farm Labor Contractors

Year Number
2001 6,450
2002 5,830
2003 3,340
2004 2,770
2005 2,310
2006 2,060
2007 1,450
2008 1,110
2009 1,000
2010 830
2011 960
2012 1,030
2013 1,210
2014 950
2015 1,230
2016 810
2017 780
2018 200

Labor Relations Specialists

Year Number
2012 75,930
2013 76,160
2014 79,780
2015 79,330
2016 79,430
2017 78,510
2018 77,140

Logisticians

Year Number
2004 52,470
2005 52,220
2006 79,570
2007 90,340
2008 98,590
2009 100,420
2010 104,800
2011 112,310
2012 119,560
2013 120,340
2014 125,670
2015 133,770
2016 146,060
2017 159,800
2018 169,820

Management Analysts

Year Number
2001 363,890
2002 392,670
2003 423,880
2004 416,340
2005 441,000
2006 476,070
2007 499,640
2008 535,850
2009 552,770
2010 536,310
2011 538,950
2012 540,440
2013 567,840
2014 587,450
2015 614,110
2016 637,690
2017 659,200
2018 684,470

Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Year Number
2001 29,560
2002 32,380
2003 32,980
2004 34,640
2005 40,040
2006 42,510
2007 45,490
2008 47,960
2009 51,530
2010 56,950
2011 64,020
2012 70,480
2013 73,290
2014 77,940
2015 87,400
2016 95,850
2017 102,420
2018 110,120

Fundraisers

Year Number
2004 198,230
2005 178,480
2006 161,700
2007 151,890
2008 146,480
2009 140,680
2012 48,530
2013 50,530
2014 55,230
2015 62,720
2016 68,910
2017 72,920
2018 75,700

Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

Year Number
2001 81,450
2002 85,880
2003 86,450
2004 92,940
2005 97,740
2006 103,870
2007 109,870
2008 116,250
2009 111,890
2010 102,830
2011 94,710
2012 85,620
2013 81,520
2014 80,970
2015 79,780
2016 79,190
2017 80,530
2018 83,550

Training and Development Specialists

Year Number
2001 186,780
2002 198,910
2003 199,460
2004 200,440
2005 206,860
2006 197,050
2007 202,820
2008 206,890
2009 205,020
2010 203,870
2011 205,680
2012 217,930
2013 224,110
2014 239,500
2015 254,060
2016 269,710
2017 280,340
2018 291,380

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

Year Number
2001 108,940
2002 122,000
2003 142,190
2004 170,200
2005 195,710
2006 213,590
2007 220,740
2008 230,070
2009 226,410
2010 261,780
2011 318,190
2012 392,740
2013 430,350
2014 468,160
2015 506,420
2016 558,630
2017 596,450
2018 638,200

Business Operations Specialists, All Other

Year Number
2004 847,170
2005 916,290
2006 983,340
2007 1,017,640
2008 1,030,320
2009 1,036,450
2010 993,980
2011 967,250
2012 931,010
2013 938,480
2014 934,370
2015 926,610
2016 958,670
2017 1,001,420
2018 1,060,580

Financial Specialists

Year Number
2012 2,432,190
2013 2,520,580
2014 2,564,560
2015 2,607,760
2016 2,651,370
2017 2,661,230
2018 2,698,660

Accountants and Auditors

Year Number
2001 881,390
2002 888,690
2003 924,640
2004 995,910
2005 1,051,220
2006 1,092,960
2007 1,115,010
2008 1,133,580
2009 1,106,980
2010 1,072,490
2011 1,085,150
2012 1,129,340
2013 1,168,330
2014 1,187,310
2015 1,226,910
2016 1,246,540
2017 1,241,000
2018 1,259,930

Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate

Year Number
2001 59,630
2002 57,160
2003 61,070
2004 62,270
2005 63,800
2006 66,420
2007 66,210
2008 66,260
2009 64,770
2010 62,560
2011 60,930
2012 59,530
2013 60,210
2014 63,220
2015 60,290
2016 60,770
2017 58,880
2018 57,900

Budget Analysts

Year Number
2001 60,620
2002 58,900
2003 55,560
2004 53,300
2005 53,510
2006 58,100
2007 62,400
2008 62,630
2009 60,970
2010 58,290
2011 57,110
2012 58,280
2013 58,740
2014 57,120
2015 56,300
2016 54,700
2017 54,550
2018 52,810

Credit Analysts

Year Number
2001 66,710
2002 65,700
2003 68,910
2004 67,100
2005 61,500
2006 66,690
2007 70,890
2008 74,400
2009 67,950
2010 62,680
2011 59,140
2012 61,240
2013 66,490
2014 69,390
2015 70,840
2016 72,930
2017 74,850
2018 74,820

Financial Analysts and Advisors

Year Number
2012 507,090
2013 526,630
2014 550,820
2015 555,900
2016 575,110
2017 584,940
2018 602,500

Financial Analysts

Year Number
2001 157,770
2002 159,920
2003 165,420
2004 177,780
2005 180,910
2006 196,960
2007 228,300
2008 236,720
2009 235,240
2010 220,810
2011 226,340
2012 239,810
2013 250,670
2014 262,610
2015 268,360
2016 281,610
2017 294,110
2018 306,200

Personal Financial Advisors

Year Number
2001 83,820
2002 77,010
2003 85,670
2004 94,490
2005 108,640
2006 119,690
2007 132,460
2008 146,690
2009 149,460
2010 155,360
2011 161,790
2012 175,470
2013 183,420
2014 196,490
2015 197,580
2016 201,850
2017 200,920
2018 200,260

Insurance Underwriters

Year Number
2001 92,780
2002 95,620
2003 96,890
2004 96,110
2005 98,970
2006 99,430
2007 98,920
2008 98,690
2009 98,430
2010 95,350
2011 92,840
2012 91,810
2013 92,540
2014 91,720
2015 89,960
2016 91,650
2017 89,910
2018 96,040

Financial Examiners

Year Number
2001 24,570
2002 23,890
2003 22,720
2004 23,400
2005 22,160
2006 24,430
2007 25,510
2008 26,020
2009 26,050
2010 27,860
2011 28,050
2012 28,060
2013 30,680
2014 36,830
2015 44,200
2016 49,750
2017 52,580
2018 58,590

Credit Counselors and Loan Officers

Year Number
2012 314,300
2013 329,570
2014 330,180
2015 334,380
2016 339,800
2017 343,150
2018 340,690

Credit Counselors

Year Number
2001 29,710
2002 29,780
2003 30,810
2004 31,160
2005 28,030
2006 30,430
2007 30,150
2008 29,430
2009 30,360
2010 29,560
2011 29,400
2012 27,640
2013 27,710
2014 29,600
2015 30,510
2016 34,110
2017 35,900
2018 35,740

Loan Officers

Year Number
2001 213,450
2002 218,470
2003 237,150
2004 278,830
2005 332,690
2006 359,260
2007 356,990
2008 321,850
2009 298,200
2010 283,330
2011 284,530
2012 286,670
2013 301,860
2014 300,580
2015 303,870
2016 305,700
2017 307,240
2018 304,950

Tax Examiners, Collectors and Preparers, and Revenue Agents

Year Number
2012 126,700
2013 132,600
2014 132,230
2015 131,700
2016 128,480
2017 125,380
2018 122,640

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

Year Number
2001 68,780
2002 69,320
2003 71,060
2004 71,610
2005 72,290
2006 75,160
2007 65,750
2008 66,030
2009 69,500
2010 68,530
2011 67,970
2012 65,560
2013 64,790
2014 63,640
2015 59,640
2016 58,450
2017 56,660
2018 54,550

Tax Preparers

Year Number
2001 59,520
2002 54,330
2003 50,410
2004 51,950
2005 58,850
2006 62,860
2007 61,890
2008 63,030
2009 61,130
2010 56,990
2011 59,180
2012 61,140
2013 67,810
2014 68,590
2015 72,060
2016 70,030
2017 68,720
2018 68,090

Financial Specialists, All Other

Year Number
2004 119,840
2005 122,320
2006 120,790
2007 136,570
2008 145,110
2009 153,720
2010 154,640
2011 152,200
2012 147,630
2013 147,330
2014 137,460
2015 127,250
2016 123,270
2017 125,900
2018 128,760