Numbers of Production Occupations in Northwest Nebraska nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2006 6,860
2007 6,230
2008 6,710
2009 6,660
2010 6,460
2011 6,240
2012 5,930
2013 6,180
2014 6,270
2015 1,930
2016 1,660
2017 1,840
2018 1,860

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2006 560
2007 330
2008 380
2009 430
2010 400
2011 370
2012 370
2013 380
2014 400
2015 170
2016 120
2017 140
2018 140

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2008 60
2009 70
2011 50
2012 130

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2009 30
2010 30

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2006 520
2007 250
2008 470
2009 390
2010 340
2011 270
2012 150
2013 180
2014 230
2015 110
2016 110

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2006 90
2007 240
2008 160
2009 110

Bakers

Year Number
2006 90
2007 70
2008 40
2009 60
2010 150
2013 60
2014 150
2018 40

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2006 180
2007 130
2008 130
2009 170
2010 140
2011 120
2012 80
2013 80
2014 70
2015 30
2016 110
2018 90

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

Year Number
2013 40

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2009 90

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 70
2007 40
2012 30
2013 30

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

Year Number
2007 150
2010 40
2011 50
2012 60
2013 30

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

Year Number
2012 50
2013 40

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

Year Number
2006 90
2007 120
2008 110
2009 110
2010 80
2011 60
2012 80
2013 60
2014 40

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

Year Number
2010 40
2011 30

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

Year Number
2006 30
2007 70
2008 100
2009 80
2010 30

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

Year Number
2007 50
2008 150
2009 140
2010 120

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

Year Number
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40

Machinists

Year Number
2006 130
2007 120
2008 120
2009 130
2010 100
2011 140
2012 100
2013 140
2014 70
2015 40
2016 40
2017 60
2018 90

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

Year Number
2009 40

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2006 340
2007 250
2008 390
2009 370
2010 300
2011 280
2012 330
2013 390
2014 300
2015 190
2016 210
2017 200
2018 230

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

Year Number
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 40

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

Year Number
2013 60

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2006 80
2007 130
2008 130
2009 120
2010 120
2011 60
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2017 50
2018 60

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2006 250
2007 280
2008 300
2009 270
2010 260
2011 250
2012 200
2013 200
2014 200
2015 110
2016 80
2017 70
2018 70

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2006 40
2012 40
2013 30

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2010 30
2017 40

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2013 60
2014 80

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2013 30

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2006 130
2007 160
2008 180
2009 180
2010 170
2011 170
2012 190
2013 210
2014 180
2015 60
2016 70
2017 70
2018 50

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2008 50
2009 50

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

Year Number
2006 70
2007 100
2008 120
2009 110
2010 80
2013 70
2017 80

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

Year Number
2007 30

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 160
2007 90
2008 170
2009 210
2010 240
2011 160
2012 120
2013 170
2014 230
2015 130
2018 50

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Year Number
2008 60
2009 50

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2012 60

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

Year Number
2006 110
2007 110
2009 190
2011 50
2013 170
2014 180

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2006 230
2007 330
2008 290
2009 290
2010 250
2011 320
2012 230
2013 260
2014 290
2015 110
2016 110
2017 90
2018 120

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 180
2007 240
2008 220
2009 210
2010 250
2011 250
2013 170
2014 210
2017 90

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

Year Number
2006 70
2007 60
2008 70
2009 70
2010 50
2013 60
2014 60

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2011 30
2012 40
2013 40

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2009 70

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2008 40
2009 40
2010 30
2011 40

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 50

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2006 150
2007 250
2008 240
2009 180
2010 40
2011 290
2012 360
2013 490
2014 390
2015 130

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 190
2018 70