Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Salt Lake City, UT

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 33,690
2006 37,510
2007 39,580
2008 38,140
2009 31,690
2010 29,230
2011 32,310
2012 34,710
2013 33,510
2014 31,220
2015 30,760
2016 31,330
2017 30,640
2018 33,620

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 3,340
2006 3,200
2007 2,990
2008 3,080
2009 2,800
2010 2,730
2011 2,940
2012 3,100
2013 2,980
2014 2,820
2015 2,690
2016 2,850
2017 3,080
2018 3,480

Boilermakers

Year Number
2010 80
2011 70
2015 120
2016 170
2017 50
2018 50

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 860
2006 610
2007 510
2008 570
2009 410
2010 430
2011 320
2012 330
2013 440
2014 550
2015 690
2016 480
2017 630
2018 690

Stonemasons

Year Number
2015 70
2016 60

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 4,900
2006 6,220
2007 5,680
2008 5,090
2009 3,310
2010 3,550
2011 3,630
2012 4,080
2013 3,680
2014 3,420
2015 3,630
2016 3,460
2017 3,800
2018 4,160

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2012 90
2016 350
2017 200

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2016 120
2017 80

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 820
2006 540
2007 720
2008 600
2009 510
2010 370
2011 380
2012 320
2013 440
2014 430
2015 560
2016 710
2017 730
2018 700

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 1,180
2006 1,850
2007 1,920
2008 1,630
2009 1,010
2010 960
2011 930
2012 990
2013 960
2014 910
2015 960
2016 850
2017 640
2018 930

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 4,040
2006 4,680
2007 5,920
2008 5,800
2009 4,800
2010 5,000
2011 5,620
2012 6,430
2013 5,020
2014 5,180
2015 5,010
2016 5,350
2017 4,800
2018 4,990

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 60
2006 90
2007 120
2011 140
2012 70
2013 170
2014 140
2015 170
2016 120
2017 150
2018 150

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 1,370
2006 1,200
2007 1,940
2008 1,770
2009 1,670
2010 2,030
2011 4,460
2012 4,800
2013 4,010
2014 1,750
2015 1,740
2016 1,480
2017 1,320
2018 1,190

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 1,340
2006 1,320
2007 1,780
2008 1,520
2009 980
2010 650
2011 270
2012 370
2013 780
2014 910
2015 810
2016 1,100
2017 1,410
2018 1,930

Tapers

Year Number
2007 40
2010 160
2011 170
2012 140
2015 90
2016 90

Electricians

Year Number
2011 2,110
2012 2,390
2013 3,010
2014 3,250
2015 3,290
2016 3,200
2017 3,590
2018 3,780

Glaziers

Year Number
2007 530
2008 530
2009 350
2012 550
2013 310
2014 350
2015 250
2016 390
2017 290
2018 460

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2007 200
2008 200
2011 540
2014 130
2018 140

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2010 90

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 1,360
2006 1,550
2007 1,670
2008 1,720
2009 1,270
2010 1,140
2011 1,070
2012 1,110
2013 1,120
2014 1,370
2015 1,180
2016 980
2017 1,020
2018 1,430

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 200
2006 160
2007 310
2008 280
2009 310
2010 240
2011 270
2012 230
2013 150
2014 180
2015 190
2016 210
2017 180
2018 140

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 3,360
2006 2,770
2007 2,560
2008 2,580
2009 2,660
2010 2,010
2011 1,560
2012 1,690
2013 2,340
2014 2,580
2015 2,480
2016 2,080
2017 1,810
2018 2,050

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2005 430
2006 340
2007 820
2008 540
2009 500
2010 90
2011 240
2012 200
2013 320
2014 120
2015 180

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2012 160
2013 130

Roofers

Year Number
2011 380
2012 550
2013 700
2014 840
2015 880
2016 910
2017 1,180
2018 950

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2006 650
2007 920
2008 630
2009 570
2010 610
2011 670
2013 820
2014 1,190
2015 900
2016 840
2017 420
2018 650

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 430
2006 510
2007 320
2008 560
2009 430
2010 280
2011 360
2012 490
2013 620
2014 510
2016 860
2017 750
2018 610

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 24,901,080,490
2006 33,001,090,960
2007 32,207,401,150
2008 35,208,201,190
2009 3,390,810,780
2010 3,910
2018 90

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2005 640
2006 790
2007 620
2008 540
2009 490
2010 420
2011 270
2012 280
2014 360
2015 360
2016 340
2017 320
2018 150

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 690
2006 1,070
2007 820
2008 790
2009 340
2010 320
2011 290
2012 270
2013 220
2014 150
2015 170
2016 150
2017 190
2018 100

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2007 530
2008 330
2009 350
2010 290
2011 320
2012 250
2013 120
2016 510
2017 260
2018 500

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2015 70

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2007 160
2008 120
2009 140
2010 200
2013 120
2015 110
2016 160

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2008 230

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2006 200
2013 70
2018 50

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 480
2006 790
2007 660
2008 380
2009 280
2010 260
2011 400
2012 430
2013 520
2014 390
2015 540
2016 470
2017 530
2018 520

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2005 140
2010 100
2012 310
2013 290
2014 240
2015 160
2018 270

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2005 500
2006 460
2007 460
2008 270
2009 270
2010 170
2011 170
2012 190
2013 120
2014 150
2015 150
2016 260
2017 290
2018 280

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2006 190
2009 580
2010 660
2011 410
2012 320
2013 320
2014 310
2016 250
2017 220
2018 250

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2009 220
2010 220
2011 220
2012 110
2013 150
2014 170
2015 200
2016 210
2017 220

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 190
2009 100

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2014 70
2015 70
2016 60
2017 30

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 140
2008 150
2015 70
2016 60

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2013 130
2014 100
2015 50
2016 50

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2008 120
2009 120
2011 280
2012 380
2013 260

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2010 80
2011 90
2012 70
2013 60
2014 90
2015 90
2017 60
2018 60

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2011 30
2012 40

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2011 210
2012 290
2013 400
2014 120
2015 90

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2011 320
2012 420
2013 320
2018 40