Numbers of Production Occupations in Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 27,050
2006 26,440
2007 26,380
2008 27,040
2009 25,130
2010 25,570
2011 24,000
2012 25,810
2013 25,990
2014 27,290
2015 26,070
2016 27,260
2017 27,600
2018 27,350

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 1,810
2006 1,680
2007 1,600
2008 1,740
2009 1,640
2010 1,610
2011 1,580
2012 1,830
2013 1,810
2014 1,830
2015 1,690
2016 1,900
2017 2,020
2018 2,050

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2008 180
2009 150
2010 190
2011 140
2012 150
2013 170
2014 180
2015 160
2016 160

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2005 30
2006 30
2007 50
2010 40
2011 40
2013 60
2014 70
2015 70

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Year Number
2005 50
2007 110
2012 40
2018 170

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2005 180
2006 240
2007 80
2008 110
2009 130
2010 110
2011 120
2012 100
2013 190
2014 310
2015 290
2016 200
2017 80
2018 70

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 1,850
2006 1,370
2007 1,790
2008 1,830
2009 1,610
2010 2,070
2011 2,260
2012 2,570
2013 1,740
2014 2,710
2015 3,030
2016 3,160

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2005 440
2006 590
2007 550
2008 450
2010 840
2011 630
2012 260
2013 360
2014 280
2015 350
2016 490

Bakers

Year Number
2005 530
2006 510
2007 550
2008 360
2009 400
2010 360
2011 440
2012 420
2013 390
2014 370
2015 330
2016 370
2017 390
2018 350

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 490
2006 720
2007 710
2008 670
2009 360
2010 290
2011 250
2012 200
2014 700
2015 630
2016 550
2017 370
2018 470

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Year Number
2005 1,960
2006 1,790
2007 2,230
2008 2,850
2009 2,710
2010 2,560
2011 1,810
2012 1,870
2013 1,940
2014 2,370
2015 2,210
2016 1,700
2017 1,990
2018 2,000

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

Year Number
2005 1,780
2006 1,630
2008 940
2009 880
2010 1,240
2013 1,290
2014 610
2016 440
2017 610
2018 620

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

Year Number
2005 100
2006 150
2007 260
2009 190
2010 180
2011 190
2012 110
2013 100
2014 80
2015 50
2016 80
2017 130
2018 150

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2005 350
2006 320
2007 380
2008 290
2009 340
2010 280
2011 550
2012 650
2013 590
2014 420
2015 380
2016 480
2017 600
2018 480

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 270
2006 170
2007 90
2008 480
2009 460
2010 550
2011 190
2012 190
2013 180
2014 210
2015 250
2016 150
2017 160
2018 150

Food Processing Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 750
2006 1,210
2007 1,520
2008 1,110
2009 920
2012 50
2013 370
2014 420
2015 420
2016 220
2017 210
2018 250

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 190
2006 190
2007 210
2008 190
2009 140
2010 150
2011 160
2012 170
2013 350
2014 330
2015 300
2016 300
2017 330
2018 320

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 50

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

Year Number
2007 280
2011 50
2012 100
2013 100
2014 90
2015 100
2016 50

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

Year Number
2007 40

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

Year Number
2007 70
2008 90
2012 110
2013 30
2014 30
2016 90
2018 80

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

Year Number
2005 490
2006 460
2007 440
2008 670
2009 570
2010 480
2011 350
2012 400
2013 350
2014 230
2015 270
2016 320
2017 270
2018 170

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

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 40

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

Year Number
2005 190
2006 70
2007 50
2008 70
2009 50
2010 60
2011 90
2012 90
2015 180
2016 50
2017 50
2018 40

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

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 110
2008 100
2009 110
2010 70
2011 70
2012 80
2013 50
2014 100

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

Year Number
2013 70

Machinists

Year Number
2005 490
2006 510
2007 590
2008 570
2009 500
2010 430
2011 500
2012 530
2013 590
2014 830
2015 850
2016 1,070
2017 1,350
2018 1,160

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

Year Number
2013 70
2014 80
2015 30

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

Year Number
2005 270
2006 350
2007 290
2008 440
2009 250
2010 230
2011 130
2012 100
2013 130
2014 120
2015 270
2016 250
2017 210
2018 280

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

Year Number
2005 100
2006 210
2010 310
2013 90
2014 80
2015 110
2016 340
2017 300
2018 700

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2005 130
2006 170
2007 180
2008 230
2009 210
2010 240
2011 200
2012 170
2013 110
2014 100
2015 110
2016 120
2017 120
2018 170

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 1,110
2006 1,040
2007 960
2008 1,250
2009 1,210
2010 1,040
2011 710
2012 940
2013 1,140
2014 1,110
2015 1,120
2016 1,170
2017 1,150
2018 980

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

Year Number
2005 90
2006 60
2007 60
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40
2013 30
2014 40
2015 60
2016 70
2017 60
2018 100

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 30

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

Year Number
2006 30
2009 30
2011 30
2018 50

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Year Number
2012 40

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2005 540
2006 590
2007 210
2008 230
2009 130
2010 200
2011 170
2012 260
2013 250
2014 270
2015 200
2016 200
2017 170
2018 210

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2005 1,100
2006 1,100
2007 1,350
2008 1,690
2009 1,070
2010 1,410
2011 1,240
2012 1,280
2013 1,370
2014 1,280
2015 1,300
2016 1,320
2017 1,450
2018 1,590

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Year Number
2005 310,130
2006 330
2007 250,190
2008 220,170
2009 210,280
2010 320
2011 190
2012 270
2013 180
2014 160
2016 90

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 630
2006 760
2007 870
2008 750
2009 630
2010 440
2011 640
2012 630
2013 760
2014 490
2015 540
2016 520
2017 570
2018 920

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2005 120
2009 110
2010 100
2011 80
2012 90
2013 90
2016 50
2018 80

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 250
2006 260
2007 270
2008 210
2009 200
2010 270
2011 230
2012 360
2013 290
2014 270
2015 210
2016 270
2017 230
2018 210

Sewers, Hand

Year Number
2014 50

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 80
2008 70
2009 60
2010 50
2011 50
2014 60
2015 30
2016 60
2017 40

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 70
2016 40
2017 50
2018 30

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 150

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2005 390
2006 470
2007 450
2008 420
2009 310
2010 260
2011 290
2012 490
2013 470
2014 480
2015 400
2016 480
2017 460
2018 420

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 60
2010 40

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 80
2008 80

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Year Number
2010 70
2011 70
2012 80

Power Plant Operators

Year Number
2010 130
2011 150
2012 140
2013 40

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Year Number
2005 210
2006 230
2007 210
2008 210
2009 200
2010 360
2011 400
2012 390
2013 330
2014 340
2015 340
2016 350
2017 340
2018 350

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2005 210
2006 160
2007 190
2008 290
2009 340
2010 340
2011 220
2012 170
2013 180
2014 150
2015 190
2016 170
2017 190
2018 160

Chemical Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2005 120
2008 190
2009 150
2010 110
2015 100
2016 140
2017 110

Gas Plant Operators

Year Number
2009 80
2010 60
2011 40

Plant and System Operators, All Other

Year Number
2013 50
2014 50

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 220
2007 90
2011 100
2012 140
2013 490
2014 420
2015 450

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

Year Number
2005 230
2006 190
2007 140
2009 60
2010 60
2011 80
2012 120
2013 110
2014 90
2015 90
2016 110
2017 160
2018 140

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

Year Number
2005 200
2006 220
2007 480
2008 420
2009 440
2010 260
2011 190
2012 90
2013 130
2014 110
2015 140
2016 60
2017 70

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

Year Number
2013 40
2017 30

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 430
2006 410
2007 710
2008 620
2009 580
2010 700
2011 740
2012 820
2013 480
2014 420
2015 510
2016 530
2017 690
2018 520

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 430
2006 390
2007 300
2008 210
2009 250
2010 290
2011 280
2012 260
2013 190
2014 270
2015 270
2016 350
2017 350
2018 310

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

Year Number
2005 230
2006 270
2007 220
2008 170
2009 170
2010 260
2011 200
2012 270
2013 210
2014 290
2015 200
2016 220
2018 700

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

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 50

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 920
2006 840
2007 800
2008 700
2009 800
2010 970
2011 1,040
2012 1,230
2013 1,190
2014 1,300
2015 1,620
2016 1,750
2017 1,640
2018 1,140

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Year Number
2011 30
2015 60
2016 70

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 130
2007 120
2009 60
2010 130
2011 160
2012 140
2013 90
2014 110
2015 120
2016 160
2017 160
2018 150

Medical Appliance Technicians

Year Number
2012 40
2013 70
2014 60

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 150
2007 100
2008 130
2009 170
2010 180
2011 170
2012 120
2013 100
2014 50
2017 70

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 1,060
2006 1,300
2007 1,450
2008 1,680
2009 1,580
2010 1,680
2011 1,740
2012 1,410
2013 1,370
2014 1,670
2015 1,760
2016 2,560
2017 2,370
2018 2,540

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

Year Number
2005 190
2006 230
2007 200
2008 200
2009 220
2010 220
2011 260
2012 180
2013 230
2014 290
2015 310
2016 280
2017 180
2018 190

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110
2007 70
2008 70
2009 90
2010 50
2011 70
2012 70
2013 90
2014 110
2015 120
2016 130
2017 110
2018 120

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Year Number
2005 40
2009 60
2010 80
2011 60

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 80,170
2006 70
2007 110
2008 120
2009 150
2010 110
2011 110
2012 120
2013 100
2014 70
2016 60
2017 60
2018 30

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 50
2008 140
2009 170
2010 140

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 80
2006 50
2009 50
2010 120
2011 150
2012 180
2013 100
2014 60
2015 50
2016 80
2017 110
2018 100

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 90
2007 90
2008 110
2009 180
2010 220
2012 80
2013 80
2014 110
2015 40
2016 60
2017 60
2018 40

Etchers and Engravers

Year Number
2008 30
2009 50

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 80
2006 140
2007 140
2011 220
2012 290
2013 340
2014 170

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 230
2006 230
2007 290
2008 270
2009 250
2010 320
2011 230
2013 1,130
2014 1,230
2015 150
2016 160
2017 190
2018 290

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2005 1,940
2006 1,720
2007 1,450
2008 1,050
2009 990
2010 630
2011 470
2012 570
2013 840
2014 1,250
2015 1,170
2016 1,370
2017 1,340
2018 1,280

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 390
2013 360
2014 470
2015 470
2016 460
2018 990