Numbers of jobs in New Jersey

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 3,848,330
2002 3,856,640
2003 3,870,500
2004 3,881,440
2005 3,917,310
2006 3,957,500
2007 3,980,080
2008 3,986,310
2009 3,850,770
2010 3,770,550
2011 3,771,250
2012 3,793,720
2013 3,821,070
2014 3,869,260
2015 3,906,800
2016 3,955,350
2017 4,007,470
2018 4,050,170

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 193,110
2002 188,600
2003 185,370
2004 183,510
2005 183,520
2006 185,110
2007 189,300
2008 198,140
2009 201,560
2010 195,740
2011 195,190
2012 196,140
2013 199,860
2014 205,530
2015 207,160
2016 205,230
2017 203,850
2018 208,980

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 175,440
2002 172,430
2003 171,450
2004 171,960
2005 193,530
2006 200,310
2007 202,670
2008 206,610
2009 202,440
2010 206,260
2011 209,360
2012 214,610
2013 219,750
2014 225,800
2015 227,700
2016 226,570
2017 233,820
2018 238,750

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 117,790
2002 115,990
2003 116,940
2004 117,780
2005 117,820
2006 119,890
2007 125,620
2008 135,050
2009 135,520
2010 130,650
2011 126,930
2012 124,780
2013 128,820
2014 134,440
2015 136,570
2016 140,840
2017 139,640
2018 144,240

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 57,750
2002 57,800
2003 57,790
2004 57,810
2005 57,000
2006 56,210
2007 58,660
2008 59,240
2009 56,710
2010 53,300
2011 51,760
2012 51,650
2013 52,530
2014 51,200
2015 51,430
2016 50,430
2017 49,430
2018 51,020

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 35,520
2002 39,300
2003 37,910
2004 39,250
2005 42,160
2006 43,300
2007 44,860
2008 44,370
2009 41,070
2010 34,270
2011 33,880
2012 34,940
2013 34,900
2014 33,140
2015 35,800
2016 36,500
2017 36,100
2018 37,160

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 49,940
2002 51,560
2003 55,400
2004 55,200
2005 53,660
2006 54,890
2007 56,570
2008 60,170
2009 60,060
2010 60,230
2011 60,200
2012 57,370
2013 58,510
2014 60,010
2015 61,350
2016 61,970
2017 67,560
2018 69,550

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 28,490
2002 28,260
2003 27,970
2004 31,530
2005 32,570
2006 32,750
2007 32,740
2008 31,950
2009 31,720
2010 30,860
2011 31,140
2012 30,010
2013 29,850
2014 29,900
2015 31,220
2016 32,290
2017 33,630
2018 33,750

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 240,640
2002 241,220
2003 241,960
2004 249,800
2006 265,780
2007 274,500
2008 279,110
2009 285,680
2010 290,770
2011 289,320
2012 296,180
2013 295,380
2014 297,810
2015 299,890
2016 307,080
2017 299,950
2018 292,700

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 39,420
2002 40,510
2003 40,340
2004 41,930
2005 46,900
2006 44,720
2007 43,890
2008 42,230
2009 41,050
2010 43,250
2011 44,340
2012 44,050
2013 43,240
2014 42,600
2015 42,980
2016 43,460
2017 44,820
2018 47,900

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 175,030
2002 176,770
2003 174,160
2004 186,440
2005 197,410
2006 201,670
2007 199,640
2008 198,770
2009 196,840
2010 198,940
2011 203,390
2012 205,760
2013 211,110
2014 216,630
2015 222,070
2016 223,250
2017 231,550
2018 236,330

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 91,420
2002 95,820
2003 99,630
2004 101,850
2005 104,740
2006 106,650
2007 109,660
2008 116,810
2009 122,420
2010 127,760
2011 129,140
2012 132,260
2013 133,700
2014 141,300
2015 143,720
2016 150,560
2017 157,770
2018 158,300

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 106,780
2002 109,090
2003 108,190
2004 108,870
2005 110,650
2006 110,250
2007 107,970
2008 108,280
2009 103,760
2010 103,810
2011 97,900
2012 98,440
2013 99,020
2014 105,720
2015 106,490
2016 108,170
2017 109,850
2018 109,980

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 233,310
2002 239,490
2003 250,630
2004 258,690
2005 259,230
2006 266,400
2007 270,050
2008 272,410
2009 267,780
2010 265,890
2011 269,020
2012 273,710
2013 275,190
2014 284,820
2015 289,370
2016 299,540
2017 305,200
2018 307,540

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 135,100
2002 136,820
2003 137,280
2004 138,880
2005 132,980
2006 135,630
2007 135,160
2008 136,670
2009 130,870
2010 126,260
2011 125,420
2012 123,910
2013 126,770
2014 128,630
2015 126,810
2016 126,890
2017 126,370
2018 126,130

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 105,650
2002 108,780
2003 111,770
2004 115,300
2005 114,370
2006 116,150
2007 115,140
2008 118,640
2009 119,550
2010 114,760
2011 115,830
2012 114,330
2013 112,650
2014 109,810
2015 108,250
2016 113,480
2017 119,070
2018 121,810

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 421,730
2002 426,310
2003 437,170
2004 421,230
2005 421,170
2006 418,290
2007 431,970
2008 431,460
2009 413,070
2010 404,160
2011 411,010
2012 408,390
2013 406,930
2014 409,770
2015 413,110
2016 409,470
2017 406,090
2018 408,780

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 772,270
2002 782,940
2003 774,090
2004 765,270
2005 755,740
2006 761,070
2007 756,330
2008 742,900
2009 708,740
2010 678,020
2011 668,920
2012 669,000
2013 660,650
2014 656,040
2015 653,050
2016 654,180
2017 652,000
2018 644,040

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 3,550
2002 4,870
2003 4,450
2004 5,100
2006 4,620
2007 4,250
2008 3,810
2009 2,130
2010 2,300
2011 2,600
2012 2,790
2013 3,060
2014 3,120
2015 4,250
2016 5,160
2017 4,920
2018 3,680

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 142,690
2002 144,140
2003 141,420
2004 140,040
2005 142,910
2006 144,050
2007 138,930
2008 134,820
2009 120,800
2010 107,560
2011 104,540
2012 101,430
2013 104,720
2014 109,250
2015 115,820
2016 119,340
2017 120,710
2018 121,250

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 147,660
2002 139,200
2003 143,210
2004 140,440
2005 144,980
2006 147,460
2007 148,200
2008 146,110
2009 135,180
2010 135,340
2011 138,530
2012 143,370
2013 138,380
2014 139,510
2015 137,060
2016 134,520
2017 134,660
2018 137,090

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 252,930
2002 230,950
2003 229,200
2004 217,760
2005 223,340
2006 223,550
2007 221,200
2008 207,500
2009 188,600
2010 176,380
2011 179,840
2012 182,910
2013 183,630
2014 184,210
2015 178,890
2016 176,100
2017 176,210
2018 171,360

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 322,110
2002 325,780
2003 324,170
2004 332,800
2005 319,170
2006 318,750
2007 312,770
2008 311,260
2009 285,240
2010 284,020
2011 283,000
2012 287,700
2013 302,420
2014 300,040
2015 313,800
2016 330,290
2017 354,270
2018 379,840

Metro Areas in New Jersey