Numbers of Production Occupations in North Georgia nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2006 28,920
2007 26,710
2008 27,240
2009 24,210
2010 22,400
2011 22,550
2012 22,140
2013 24,490
2014 26,110
2015 27,120
2016 25,770
2017 26,300
2018 28,360

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2006 1,880
2007 1,850
2008 1,760
2009 1,560
2010 1,360
2011 1,340
2012 1,330
2013 1,490
2014 1,710
2015 1,940
2016 1,920
2017 1,780
2018 1,720

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

Year Number
2015 70

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2008 500
2009 260
2010 180
2011 190
2012 200
2013 140
2015 340
2016 370

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2010 80
2011 100

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2007 250
2009 120
2010 80
2011 90
2012 80
2013 140
2014 90
2015 100
2016 50
2018 180

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2006 2,880
2007 3,190
2008 3,480
2009 3,250
2010 2,650
2011 2,620
2012 3,330
2013 4,010
2014 4,110
2015 4,530
2016 4,040

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2006 110
2007 90
2008 50
2009 50
2010 30
2011 70
2012 80
2013 80
2014 60
2015 70
2016 70

Bakers

Year Number
2006 180
2007 190
2008 230
2009 140
2010 180
2011 180
2012 210
2013 210
2014 190
2015 230
2016 260
2017 300
2018 250

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2007 590
2008 620
2009 240
2010 210
2011 180
2012 150
2013 210
2014 210
2015 290
2016 260
2017 220
2018 180

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2009 650
2010 1,060
2011 970
2012 890
2013 910
2014 870
2015 860
2016 1,030
2017 1,030
2018 900

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

Year Number
2007 240
2008 240
2012 70
2013 100
2014 100
2015 230
2016 210
2017 250
2018 950

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2007 110
2008 110
2009 130
2010 100
2011 130
2012 200
2013 390
2014 400
2015 330
2016 330
2017 300
2018 370

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 80
2007 50
2008 50

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 440
2007 510
2008 350
2009 240
2018 120

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 250
2007 370
2008 220
2009 450
2010 270
2011 250
2012 160
2013 210
2014 440
2015 370
2016 390
2017 300
2018 330

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2009 80
2010 50
2011 60
2012 60
2014 60
2015 50
2016 30

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 100
2008 150
2009 80
2010 190
2011 190
2012 140
2013 100
2014 150
2015 140
2016 130
2017 90
2018 90

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

Year Number
2014 100
2015 60

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

Year Number
2014 90

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

Year Number
2006 520
2007 430
2008 400
2009 800
2012 120
2013 230
2014 350
2015 370
2016 340
2017 370
2018 450

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2010 80
2012 50
2013 50
2014 60

Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla

Year Number
2006 190
2007 180
2008 110
2009 150
2011 110
2012 70
2013 110
2014 110
2015 120
2016 100
2017 80
2018 40

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

Year Number
2006 100
2007 100
2008 80
2010 60
2011 70
2012 220
2013 190
2014 170
2015 50

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 90
2008 80

Machinists

Year Number
2006 550
2007 650
2008 300
2009 440
2010 810
2011 1,100
2012 1,010
2013 690
2014 520
2015 580
2016 550
2017 450
2018 630

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

Year Number
2006 660
2007 460
2009 240
2010 220
2011 150
2012 170
2013 220
2014 530
2015 520
2016 580
2017 190
2018 390

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 170
2008 150
2009 70
2010 120
2011 200
2012 360
2016 50
2017 170
2018 320

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2006 90
2007 70
2008 70
2009 100
2010 80
2011 60
2012 90
2013 130
2014 180
2015 130
2016 150
2017 100
2018 90

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2006 730
2007 810
2008 770
2009 490
2010 580
2011 660
2012 600
2013 650
2014 860
2015 840
2016 900
2017 820
2018 860

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

Year Number
2006 90
2008 90
2009 80
2011 110
2012 140
2018 80

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

Year Number
2015 30
2016 50
2017 50

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Year Number
2017 50

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2009 40

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2006 210
2007 160
2008 150
2009 170
2010 190
2011 200
2012 170
2013 170
2014 160
2015 140
2016 140
2017 180
2018 270

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Year Number
2008 90
2009 50

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2006 470
2007 530
2008 560
2009 330
2010 300
2011 230
2012 350
2013 310
2014 330
2015 340
2016 340
2017 280
2018 250

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2006 140
2007 100
2008 220
2009 350
2010 310
2011 260
2012 180
2013 160
2014 40
2015 40
2016 50
2017 60
2018 80

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2006 970
2007 680
2008 700
2009 520
2010 460
2011 400
2012 320
2013 350
2014 320
2015 480
2016 560
2017 510
2018 430

Sewers, Hand

Year Number
2012 40

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 760
2007 210
2008 180
2009 180
2010 370
2011 460
2012 440
2013 500
2014 410
2015 500
2016 380
2017 360
2018 470

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 220
2008 520
2009 460
2010 320
2011 510
2012 560
2013 720
2014 490
2015 410
2016 310
2017 240
2018 410

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 1,680
2007 1,230
2008 1,170
2009 850
2010 710
2011 1,020
2012 990
2013 1,170
2014 1,380
2015 1,160
2016 1,000
2017 920
2018 770

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 2,500
2007 2,240
2008 2,540
2009 2,160
2010 2,170
2011 2,050
2012 2,110
2013 1,980
2014 2,340
2015 2,550
2016 2,020
2017 2,560
2018 3,180

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

Year Number
2007 240
2008 300
2009 160
2010 190
2011 130
2013 380
2014 880
2015 930
2016 560

Upholsterers

Year Number
2010 30
2011 30
2012 30
2014 50

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 330
2007 370
2008 280
2015 40
2017 350

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2006 200
2007 110
2008 230
2009 230
2010 210
2011 170
2012 200
2013 340
2014 330
2015 430
2016 320
2017 200
2018 210

Furniture Finishers

Year Number
2007 110
2008 140
2009 160
2010 90
2012 70
2017 30
2018 60

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2006 160
2008 340
2009 310
2010 270
2011 230
2012 230
2013 180
2014 180
2015 140
2016 190
2017 210
2018 160

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2006 230
2008 140
2009 150
2010 180
2011 280
2012 220
2013 350
2014 370
2015 260
2016 190
2017 180
2018 220

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Year Number
2012 40
2013 30
2017 30
2018 40

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2011 40
2013 60

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2006 40

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2006 310
2007 280
2008 290
2009 260
2010 330
2011 320
2012 340
2013 330
2014 310
2015 310
2016 380
2017 400
2018 360

Chemical Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2014 60
2015 100
2016 110

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 120
2007 70
2010 120
2011 180
2012 200
2013 150
2014 70
2015 100
2016 80
2018 230

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

Year Number
2010 30
2012 40
2013 50
2014 50
2015 40

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

Year Number
2006 330
2007 310
2009 170
2010 180
2011 130
2012 130
2013 170
2014 170
2015 180
2016 190
2017 180
2018 140

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2008 80
2009 60
2010 100
2011 80
2012 90
2013 80
2014 100
2015 140
2016 80
2017 50
2018 120

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 410
2007 370
2008 510
2009 380
2010 450
2011 310
2012 280
2013 290
2014 310
2015 360
2016 330
2017 400
2018 320

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Year Number
2006 210
2007 190
2008 230
2009 160
2010 160
2011 190
2012 190
2013 230
2014 90
2015 130
2016 130
2017 180
2018 140

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 310
2007 100
2008 100
2010 170
2011 180
2012 200
2013 330
2014 390
2015 270
2016 500
2017 640
2018 590

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

Year Number
2006 280
2007 370
2008 380
2009 80
2010 50
2011 280
2012 370
2013 390
2014 190
2016 120
2017 90

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 170
2007 120
2008 90
2009 40
2010 60
2011 50
2012 70

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2006 1,560
2007 1,160
2008 1,290
2009 980
2010 1,140
2011 1,110
2012 1,380
2013 1,330
2014 1,330
2015 1,050
2016 1,090
2017 1,340
2018 1,560

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Year Number
2006 60

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 80
2007 60
2008 60
2009 50
2010 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 150
2016 100
2017 60
2018 70

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 770
2007 840
2008 830
2009 540
2010 690
2011 790
2012 880
2013 1,210
2014 1,000
2015 960
2016 850
2017 900
2018 830

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

Year Number
2006 210
2007 200
2008 230
2009 290
2010 340
2011 260
2012 180
2013 120
2014 210
2015 220
2016 230
2017 250
2018 310

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2009 60
2010 70
2011 40
2012 40
2013 30

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2011 50

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2007 90
2008 190
2009 180
2010 150
2011 90
2012 80
2013 80
2016 40
2017 50

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2008 40
2009 50
2010 60
2011 60
2012 70
2013 60
2014 70
2017 30

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2018 50

Etchers and Engravers

Year Number
2018 30

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 180
2009 130
2010 170
2011 170
2012 70
2013 60
2014 60
2015 70
2016 90
2017 150
2018 200

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 50
2008 60
2009 60
2010 70
2011 100
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 40
2016 50

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2006 1,950
2007 1,980
2008 1,800
2009 1,970
2010 970
2011 850
2012 700
2013 1,000
2014 1,410
2015 1,810
2016 1,990
2017 1,920
2018 1,580

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 320
2013 400
2014 390
2015 250
2016 230
2017 460
2018 420