Numbers of Transportation and Material Moving Occupations in Richmond, VA

Occupation group

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2005 41,300
2006 39,450
2007 41,150
2008 41,180
2009 37,520
2010 36,630
2011 37,820
2012 38,140
2013 37,740
2014 38,630
2015 42,010
2016 42,780
2017 44,720
2018 45,250

Individual occupations

Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors

Year Number
2011 50
2012 40
2017 40

First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand

Year Number
2005 830
2006 740
2007 810
2008 920
2009 800
2010 740
2011 700
2012 800
2013 770
2014 780
2015 900
2016 1,000

First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators

Year Number
2005 980
2006 1,040
2007 1,100
2008 1,140
2009 1,060
2010 1,110
2011 1,050
2012 1,060
2013 1,020
2014 960
2015 930
2016 890

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

Year Number
2006 100
2007 120
2008 110
2009 100
2010 80
2011 100
2013 160
2015 70
2016 100
2017 90
2018 90

Commercial Pilots

Year Number
2005 60
2006 90
2010 60
2011 70
2012 130
2013 110
2014 130
2015 110
2016 90
2017 60
2018 70

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

Year Number
2008 110

Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity

Year Number
2005 770
2006 640
2007 680
2008 650
2009 910
2010 890
2011 680
2012 470
2013 430
2014 510
2015 460
2016 410
2017 490
2018 570

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

Year Number
2005 2,660
2006 2,640
2007 2,730
2008 2,750
2009 2,800
2010 2,560
2011 2,670
2012 2,700
2013 3,020
2014 2,900
2015 2,880
2016 2,750
2017 2,780
2018 2,840

Driver/Sales Workers

Year Number
2005 1,760
2006 1,690
2007 2,080
2008 1,600
2009 1,720
2010 1,690
2011 1,930
2012 1,830
2013 2,400
2014 2,270
2015 2,650
2016 2,010
2017 1,590
2018 1,170

Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

Year Number
2005 6,650
2006 7,220
2007 7,990
2008 8,550
2009 7,630
2010 7,400
2011 7,810
2012 8,300
2013 8,000
2014 7,490
2015 7,740
2016 9,010
2017 8,970
2018 10,370

Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers

Year Number
2005 4,710
2006 5,180
2007 4,820
2008 4,670
2009 4,010
2010 3,450
2011 3,340
2012 3,280
2013 3,700
2014 3,740
2015 4,060
2016 3,920
2017 4,230
2018 4,560

Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs

Year Number
2005 500
2006 690
2007 800
2008 850
2009 790
2010 860
2011 730
2012 920
2013 950
2014 950
2015 900
2016 870
2017 1,050
2018 1,180

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

Year Number
2005 110
2006 150
2007 110
2008 160
2009 180
2010 270
2011 220
2012 200
2013 50
2014 100
2015 150
2017 250

Parking Lot Attendants

Year Number
2005 710
2006 550
2007 350
2008 230
2009 240
2010 330
2011 410
2012 440
2013 410
2014 270
2015 250
2017 190
2018 260

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

Year Number
2005 340
2006 400
2007 390
2008 530
2009 430
2010 480
2011 410
2012 440
2013 350
2014 240
2016 170
2017 300
2018 260

Traffic Technicians

Year Number
2014 30

Transportation Inspectors

Year Number
2005 50
2010 30
2011 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 70
2016 130

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

Year Number
2011 210
2012 170
2013 170
2014 60
2015 130
2016 120

Transportation Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 30
2008 60
2009 60
2010 80
2011 100
2014 100
2015 70
2016 40
2017 80
2018 60

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 210
2006 170
2007 120
2008 120
2009 120
2010 120
2011 180
2012 150
2014 40
2015 40
2016 190

Crane and Tower Operators

Year Number
2005 270
2006 250
2007 320
2008 260
2009 310
2010 340
2011 380
2012 260
2015 170

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

Year Number
2005 180
2006 200
2007 170
2009 550
2010 720
2011 630
2012 290
2013 290
2014 340
2015 260

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Year Number
2005 3,280
2006 2,760
2007 2,930
2008 2,950
2009 2,610
2010 2,310
2011 2,380
2012 2,430
2013 2,250
2014 2,210
2015 2,490
2016 3,200
2017 3,310
2018 3,550

Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Year Number
2005 1,470
2006 1,270
2007 1,090
2008 1,100
2009 990
2010 1,120
2011 1,080
2012 1,140
2013 1,250
2014 1,300
2015 1,370
2016 1,310
2017 1,350
2018 1,260

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

Year Number
2005 10,350
2006 9,050
2007 8,420
2008 8,620
2009 7,440
2010 8,760
2011 9,550
2012 9,690
2013 9,070
2014 10,710
2015 11,200
2016 11,190
2017 12,040
2018 12,760

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

Year Number
2005 630
2006 520
2007 350
2008 670
2009 590
2011 450
2012 630
2013 740
2014 610
2015 830
2016 550
2017 610
2018 440

Packers and Packagers, Hand

Year Number
2005 3,510
2006 3,190
2008 3,630
2009 3,090
2010 1,630
2011 2,170
2012 1,900
2013 1,590
2014 1,720

Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

Year Number
2005 640
2006 480
2007 580
2008 720
2009 700
2010 670
2011 280
2012 280
2013 390
2015 620
2016 730
2017 550
2018 630

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

Year Number
2005 100
2008 60
2009 50

Material Moving Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2006 60
2010 70
2011 50
2012 40
2016 30