Numbers of Office and Administrative Support Occupations in Richmond, VA

Occupation group

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 106,950
2006 110,760
2007 108,790
2008 106,220
2009 101,370
2010 100,540
2011 100,530
2012 103,080
2013 102,350
2014 103,840
2015 103,500
2016 105,390
2017 105,320
2018 100,040

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Year Number
2005 6,070
2006 6,330
2007 6,450
2008 6,650
2009 6,680
2010 6,950
2011 7,020
2012 7,730
2013 7,900
2014 8,030
2015 7,840
2016 7,540
2017 7,530
2018 6,930

Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service

Year Number
2005 660
2006 500
2007 680
2008 480
2009 400
2010 440
2011 470
2012 550
2013 440
2014 430
2015 430
2016 400
2017 290
2018 190

Telephone Operators

Year Number
2010 110
2011 90
2012 90

Bill and Account Collectors

Year Number
2005 2,950
2006 3,440
2007 2,960
2008 2,310
2009 2,160
2010 2,590
2011 2,710
2012 2,340
2013 1,930
2014 1,860
2015 2,340
2016 2,550
2017 2,580
2018 1,800

Billing and Posting Clerks

Year Number
2005 2,060
2006 2,200
2007 2,190
2008 2,470
2009 2,390
2010 2,200
2011 2,310
2012 2,450
2013 2,110
2014 2,180
2015 2,310
2016 2,390
2017 2,680
2018 2,070

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Year Number
2005 8,560
2006 9,840
2007 10,120
2008 9,780
2009 8,740
2010 8,110
2011 8,670
2012 8,690
2013 8,170
2014 7,410
2015 7,230
2016 7,380
2017 7,690
2018 8,110

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Year Number
2005 800
2006 820
2007 820
2008 760
2009 720
2010 670
2011 650
2012 670
2013 620
2014 600
2015 580
2016 560
2017 600
2018 640

Procurement Clerks

Year Number
2005 640
2006 720
2007 590
2008 520
2009 540
2010 510
2011 460
2012 380
2013 370
2014 380
2015 440
2016 390
2017 410
2018 390

Tellers

Year Number
2005 2,190
2006 2,240
2007 2,130
2008 2,380
2009 2,420
2010 2,540
2011 2,120
2012 1,500
2013 1,930
2014 2,020
2015 1,890
2016 1,710
2017 1,610
2018 1,460

Financial Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2012 130
2013 90
2014 110
2015 100
2016 120
2017 150
2018 440

Brokerage Clerks

Year Number
2005 340
2006 380
2007 840
2008 780
2010 230
2011 380
2012 630
2013 430
2014 300
2016 510
2017 520
2018 420

Correspondence Clerks

Year Number
2005 60
2011 40
2012 60
2013 60
2014 40
2016 40
2017 60
2018 30

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

Year Number
2005 220
2006 270
2007 270
2008 550
2009 320
2010 330
2011 260
2012 330
2013 410
2014 420
2015 440
2016 410
2017 450
2018 510

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

Year Number
2007 300
2008 240
2009 230
2010 220
2011 230
2012 280
2013 1,580
2014 1,690

Customer Service Representatives

Year Number
2005 13,100
2006 12,840
2007 13,060
2008 10,520
2009 9,250
2010 9,460
2011 10,770
2012 11,410
2013 10,960
2014 12,070
2015 11,310
2016 12,520
2017 13,280
2018 13,630

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

Year Number
2005 550
2006 840
2007 770
2008 760
2009 630
2010 690
2011 650
2012 740
2013 590
2014 600
2015 610
2016 680
2017 680
2018 710

File Clerks

Year Number
2005 830
2006 860
2007 660
2008 660
2009 500
2010 550
2011 660
2012 950
2013 890
2014 680
2015 420
2016 470
2017 440
2018 500

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,060
2006 1,030
2007 1,010
2008 920
2009 1,070
2010 1,240
2011 1,190
2012 850
2013 770
2014 830
2015 720
2016 880
2017 1,010
2018 1,100

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

Year Number
2005 700
2006 610
2007 660
2008 460
2009 660
2010 570
2011 590
2012 460
2013 840
2014 770
2015 910
2016 1,210
2017 1,270
2018 1,250

Library Assistants, Clerical

Year Number
2005 300
2006 360
2007 480
2008 660
2009 770
2010 660
2011 550
2012 420
2013 370
2014 430
2015 510
2016 550
2017 520
2018 510

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,290
2006 970
2007 1,300
2008 1,470
2009 1,410
2010 1,430
2011 1,420
2012 1,320
2013 1,460
2014 1,420
2015 1,460
2016 1,400
2017 1,380
2018 990

New Accounts Clerks

Year Number
2005 380
2006 400
2007 360
2008 320
2009 150
2010 110
2012 90
2013 190
2014 180
2016 130
2017 310

Order Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,290
2006 1,320
2007 1,030
2008 850
2009 1,050
2010 830
2011 810
2012 670
2013 740
2015 820
2016 620
2017 440
2018 480

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Year Number
2005 790
2006 690
2007 630
2008 600
2009 630
2010 690
2011 710
2012 690
2013 630
2014 630
2015 630
2016 690
2017 620
2018 610

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Year Number
2005 4,830
2006 5,000
2007 5,030
2008 5,510
2009 5,220
2010 4,630
2011 4,880
2012 4,780
2013 5,110
2014 5,030
2015 5,210
2016 5,610
2017 5,200
2018 5,400

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Year Number
2005 320
2006 440
2007 410
2008 450
2010 530
2012 210
2013 240
2014 220
2015 440
2016 220
2017 270
2018 280

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,850
2006 1,450
2007 1,490
2008 1,020
2009 960
2010 1,110
2011 1,150
2013 2,510
2014 2,530
2015 1,470
2016 1,130
2017 1,290
2018 1,220

Cargo and Freight Agents

Year Number
2005 80
2006 190
2008 190
2009 130
2010 200
2011 290
2013 90
2014 40
2015 160
2016 190
2017 390
2018 330

Couriers and Messengers

Year Number
2005 400
2006 330
2007 290
2008 220
2009 400
2010 290
2011 410
2012 380
2013 360
2014 280
2015 200
2016 190
2017 200
2018 140

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

Year Number
2005 440
2006 470
2007 490
2008 490
2009 470
2010 510
2011 500
2012 510
2013 500
2014 570
2015 580
2016 590
2017 550
2018 500

Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

Year Number
2005 600
2006 590
2007 640
2008 690
2009 700
2010 750
2011 740
2012 630
2013 670
2014 770
2015 930
2016 1,000
2017 960
2018 950

Meter Readers, Utilities

Year Number
2005 130
2006 80
2007 70
2008 70
2009 70
2010 90
2011 90
2012 140
2013 90
2014 80
2015 60
2016 70
2017 60
2018 110

Postal Service Clerks

Year Number
2005 320
2006 330
2007 330
2008 310
2009 290
2010 260
2011 250
2012 270
2013 260
2014 260
2015 260
2016 280
2017 300
2018 270

Postal Service Mail Carriers

Year Number
2005 1,330
2006 1,340
2007 1,340
2008 1,380
2009 1,300
2010 1,260
2011 1,210
2012 1,170
2013 1,180
2014 1,180
2015 1,200
2016 1,230
2017 1,380
2018 1,370

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 1,150
2006 1,230
2007 1,230
2008 1,050
2009 930
2010 920
2011 910
2012 840
2013 840
2014 840
2015 870
2016 860
2017 910
2018 830

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,200
2006 1,400
2007 1,110
2008 1,150
2009 1,110
2010 1,200
2011 1,200
2012 1,170
2013 1,270
2014 1,210
2015 1,190
2016 1,120
2017 1,380
2018 1,310

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Year Number
2005 3,920
2006 3,860
2007 3,170
2008 2,380
2009 2,160
2010 2,260
2011 2,250
2012 2,630
2013 2,310
2014 2,190
2015 3,670
2016 3,710
2017 3,710
2018 4,530

Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Year Number
2005 7,850
2006 8,800
2007 9,190
2008 9,180
2009 8,870
2010 8,640
2011 7,960
2012 8,440
2013 9,570
2014 9,470
2015 9,690
2016 10,340
2017 9,890
2018 9,500

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

Year Number
2005 490
2006 360
2007 330
2008 220
2009 280
2010 240
2011 300
2013 240
2014 240
2015 360
2016 680
2017 480
2018 350

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Year Number
2005 4,000
2006 4,170
2007 4,290
2008 4,400
2009 4,530
2010 4,420
2011 4,220
2012 3,780
2013 3,390
2014 3,180
2015 2,850
2016 2,810
2017 2,400
2018 2,260

Legal Secretaries

Year Number
2005 1,080
2006 920
2007 860
2008 790
2009 810
2010 730
2011 710
2012 540
2013 480
2014 520
2015 620
2016 680
2017 530
2018 480

Medical Secretaries

Year Number
2005 910
2006 1,130
2007 1,200
2008 1,130
2009 1,040
2010 970
2011 1,130
2012 1,610
2013 1,340
2014 1,200
2015 620
2016 870
2017 1,110
2018 1,470

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Year Number
2005 3,120
2006 2,910
2007 2,520
2008 2,650
2009 2,630
2010 3,750
2011 4,930
2012 6,950
2013 7,360
2014 7,410
2015 7,060
2016 6,940
2017 7,610
2018 7,210

Computer Operators

Year Number
2005 670
2006 650
2007 480
2008 430
2009 400
2010 390
2011 330
2012 280
2013 230
2014 240
2015 260
2016 200
2017 150
2018 140

Data Entry Keyers

Year Number
2005 2,030
2006 1,860
2007 1,110
2008 1,350
2009 1,220
2010 1,400
2011 1,190
2012 1,320
2013 1,030
2015 620
2016 670
2017 520
2018 560

Word Processors and Typists

Year Number
2005 510
2006 360
2009 170
2010 90
2011 100
2012 90
2013 90
2014 40
2015 30
2016 40
2017 50
2018 40

Desktop Publishers

Year Number
2005 180
2006 200
2009 60
2010 40
2011 50
2012 60
2013 70

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,390
2006 1,530
2007 1,700
2008 1,560
2009 1,660
2010 1,850
2011 1,490
2012 1,520
2013 1,540
2014 2,020
2015 1,860
2016 2,030
2017 2,080
2018 2,210

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

Year Number
2005 1,060
2006 610
2007 530
2008 750
2009 760
2010 720
2011 580
2012 530
2013 440
2014 420
2015 640
2017 840
2018 860

Office Clerks, General

Year Number
2005 19,390
2006 21,180
2007 21,180
2008 21,310
2009 20,290
2010 18,840
2011 18,270
2012 16,450
2013 15,740
2014 15,420
2015 15,690
2016 16,110
2017 14,830
2018 12,860

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

Year Number
2005 680
2006 460
2007 390
2008 430
2009 410
2010 360
2011 260
2012 230
2013 220
2014 230
2015 260
2016 220
2017 170
2018 50

Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Year Number
2006 60
2007 60
2008 60
2009 40
2010 30
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 30

Statistical Assistants

Year Number
2012 30
2013 30
2014 40

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,380
2006 1,390
2007 1,340
2009 2,540
2012 1,680
2013 1,550
2014 1,830
2015 2,250
2016 2,290
2017 1,920
2018 1,560