Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Shreveport-Bossier City, LA

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 8,690
2006 9,530
2007 9,150
2008 9,450
2009 8,890
2010 9,250
2011 9,240
2012 9,570
2013 8,940
2014 7,960
2015 9,200
2016 8,140
2017 7,720
2018 7,150

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 600
2006 650
2007 690
2008 730
2009 730
2010 820
2011 840
2012 810
2013 570
2014 620
2015 810
2016 760
2017 740
2018 780

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 70
2008 60
2009 50
2010 50
2015 80

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 880
2006 1,050
2007 1,170
2008 1,250
2009 1,050
2010 990
2011 950
2012 970
2013 900
2014 770
2015 850
2016 830
2017 750
2018 720

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2005 30
2013 110
2014 120
2015 110
2016 40

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2016 30

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2013 50
2014 30

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 130
2006 230
2007 170
2008 160
2009 90
2010 130
2011 110
2013 120
2014 130
2015 80
2016 100
2017 80
2018 80

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 1,710
2006 1,840
2007 1,680
2008 1,410
2009 1,150
2010 830
2011 810
2012 1,270
2013 1,190
2014 1,140
2015 1,450
2016 1,540
2017 1,680
2018 1,370

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2015 60
2016 90
2017 50

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 230
2006 460
2007 430
2008 520
2009 450
2010 590
2011 650
2012 730
2013 590
2014 580
2015 810
2016 780
2017 740
2018 640

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 120
2008 120
2009 110
2010 150
2011 110
2012 110
2013 220
2014 80
2015 60
2016 60
2017 90

Electricians

Year Number
2011 820
2012 850
2013 790
2014 790
2015 840
2016 690
2017 730
2018 670

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2007 80
2009 140
2011 60
2017 170
2018 100

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 290
2006 380
2007 320
2008 400
2009 370
2010 350
2011 280
2012 230
2013 240
2014 330
2015 390
2016 360
2017 300
2018 220

Pipelayers

Year Number
2005 70
2006 70
2007 60
2010 70
2011 170
2012 220
2013 90
2014 30
2016 40

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 400
2006 500
2007 550
2008 530
2009 880
2010 820
2011 630
2012 430
2013 790
2014 640
2015 710
2016 630
2017 410
2018 310

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2016 40

Roofers

Year Number
2011 90
2012 70
2013 90
2014 110
2015 90
2016 70
2017 50
2018 60

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 310
2007 310
2008 250
2009 120
2010 160
2011 160
2012 190
2013 160
2014 120
2015 110
2016 140
2017 160
2018 140

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2005 190
2006 170
2007 210
2008 110
2010 60
2011 100
2013 80
2014 60
2015 70

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 87,090,610
2006 800,500
2007 80,090,590
2008 89,080,420
2009 860,100,230
2010 1,020

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

Year Number
2005 70
2006 60
2008 30
2009 40
2018 30

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 140
2006 150
2007 120
2008 180
2009 130
2010 150
2011 100
2012 170
2013 170
2014 170
2015 130
2016 110
2017 120

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 120
2007 170
2008 140
2009 160
2010 140
2011 130
2012 190
2013 130
2014 90
2016 180
2017 160
2018 160

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

Year Number
2006 70
2007 60
2008 50
2011 30

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2007 170
2008 90
2009 150
2010 150
2011 160
2012 140
2013 130
2014 150
2015 180
2016 150
2017 110
2018 80

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2010 50
2011 60
2012 30
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2017 30
2018 50

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2005 50
2006 80
2007 50
2009 90
2016 60
2017 70
2018 70

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2007 80
2008 80
2009 70
2010 70
2011 70
2012 70
2013 90
2014 90
2015 80
2016 60
2017 70
2018 70

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2012 80
2016 60

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2010 130
2012 120
2013 110
2014 100
2015 200
2016 180
2017 130

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2015 40

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2018 100

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 70
2013 60
2014 70

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 180
2006 220
2007 150
2008 140
2009 90
2010 180
2011 220
2012 130

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 320
2007 170
2008 280
2010 290
2011 370
2012 270
2015 110

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2007 300
2008 520
2009 770
2010 850
2011 760
2012 630
2013 560
2014 530
2015 390
2018 330

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 150
2013 90
2014 60

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2007 80
2008 80
2009 120

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 440
2006 360
2007 320
2008 480
2009 430
2010 550
2011 600
2012 660
2013 380
2014 290
2015 360
2016 290
2017 330
2018 330

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2006 130
2009 60
2010 80
2011 120
2014 50