Numbers of jobs in South Carolina

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,748,510
2002 1,757,510
2003 1,764,050
2004 1,772,760
2005 1,802,740
2006 1,840,190
2007 1,877,950
2008 1,892,690
2009 1,802,900
2010 1,746,820
2011 1,772,880
2012 1,796,550
2013 1,826,120
2014 1,876,480
2015 1,928,140
2016 1,979,820
2017 2,009,460
2018 2,062,280

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 108,640
2002 110,490
2003 105,690
2004 97,600
2005 87,990
2006 84,000
2007 84,410
2008 85,340
2009 80,460
2010 74,990
2011 75,100
2012 75,240
2013 75,740
2014 80,380
2015 83,220
2016 87,700
2017 87,760
2018 89,190

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 47,940
2002 48,720
2003 49,930
2004 52,540
2005 51,480
2006 55,470
2007 55,960
2008 59,060
2009 58,870
2010 59,340
2011 60,910
2012 62,900
2013 65,250
2014 68,800
2015 74,090
2016 74,980
2017 75,380
2018 75,560

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 19,570
2002 19,970
2003 20,480
2004 21,880
2005 22,600
2006 24,280
2007 26,130
2008 28,920
2009 26,700
2010 26,430
2011 29,030
2012 30,040
2013 32,170
2014 34,270
2015 36,240
2016 37,660
2017 39,530
2018 39,740

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 33,670
2002 33,250
2003 33,120
2004 36,360
2005 34,600
2006 35,960
2007 35,210
2008 35,940
2009 35,490
2010 34,810
2011 36,110
2012 37,110
2013 36,170
2014 35,720
2015 36,970
2016 37,800
2017 37,700
2018 40,400

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 9,710
2002 10,020
2003 11,320
2004 10,830
2005 9,530
2006 10,070
2007 10,260
2008 10,870
2009 11,530
2010 10,270
2011 9,570
2012 9,210
2013 8,410
2014 8,600
2015 8,480
2016 9,110
2017 9,700
2018 9,350

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 19,550
2002 20,460
2003 21,190
2004 19,420
2005 20,700
2006 21,260
2007 20,910
2008 20,530
2009 22,050
2010 22,620
2011 23,030
2012 22,130
2013 21,960
2014 21,630
2015 21,980
2016 24,850
2017 22,640
2018 25,090

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 12,410
2002 12,490
2003 12,350
2004 11,880
2005 11,140
2006 11,420
2007 11,650
2008 11,870
2009 11,440
2010 11,410
2011 11,460
2012 11,530
2013 11,750
2014 12,530
2015 12,490
2016 13,080
2017 13,150
2018 13,800

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 99,950
2002 98,400
2003 98,210
2004 100,230
2005 101,460
2006 108,030
2007 105,550
2008 108,130
2009 105,720
2010 104,880
2011 107,100
2012 106,360
2013 110,530
2014 111,640
2015 114,450
2016 114,000
2017 112,900
2018 114,270

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 13,830
2002 14,680
2003 15,330
2004 14,610
2005 15,430
2006 15,210
2007 16,470
2008 16,940
2009 16,230
2010 15,190
2011 15,130
2012 16,410
2013 16,860
2014 17,390
2015 17,310
2016 18,100
2017 17,900
2018 18,760

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 84,130
2002 87,310
2003 86,840
2004 88,400
2005 89,270
2006 91,210
2007 96,870
2008 100,460
2009 101,950
2010 105,630
2011 110,760
2012 113,690
2013 113,520
2014 115,470
2015 117,270
2016 119,740
2017 121,130
2018 125,690

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 38,750
2002 39,900
2003 42,290
2004 43,170
2005 43,700
2006 43,310
2007 48,240
2008 49,180
2009 50,440
2010 49,770
2011 50,250
2012 50,890
2013 51,120
2014 52,700
2015 52,850
2016 55,380
2017 53,900
2018 54,750

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 38,120
2002 37,880
2003 37,740
2004 38,950
2005 39,790
2006 38,460
2007 40,510
2008 42,000
2009 44,560
2010 45,050
2011 44,530
2012 43,930
2013 44,840
2014 46,240
2015 46,260
2016 46,730
2017 47,960
2018 47,820

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 145,870
2002 149,840
2003 152,510
2004 159,640
2005 164,730
2006 168,660
2007 173,900
2008 175,260
2009 170,030
2010 165,450
2011 170,160
2012 173,490
2013 178,640
2014 184,220
2015 190,450
2016 195,840
2017 200,840
2018 209,530

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 62,760
2002 63,720
2003 64,970
2004 67,610
2005 68,750
2006 71,230
2007 71,890
2008 72,900
2009 67,450
2010 64,370
2011 63,870
2012 65,800
2013 66,370
2014 67,150
2015 68,170
2016 69,340
2017 70,060
2018 70,960

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 29,720
2002 32,400
2003 33,010
2004 35,350
2005 35,870
2006 37,340
2007 38,330
2008 40,180
2009 40,960
2010 40,950
2011 43,150
2012 43,920
2013 44,400
2014 45,530
2015 48,840
2016 51,820
2017 56,630
2018 59,510

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 176,680
2002 177,620
2003 179,040
2004 177,640
2005 186,430
2006 196,950
2007 204,880
2008 206,400
2009 196,530
2010 193,270
2011 199,580
2012 204,780
2013 207,460
2014 208,750
2015 212,480
2016 219,130
2017 221,070
2018 227,570

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 265,080
2002 270,910
2003 272,230
2004 271,710
2005 281,610
2006 288,670
2007 295,640
2008 304,160
2009 293,360
2010 288,190
2011 288,300
2012 288,240
2013 289,380
2014 294,060
2015 296,610
2016 297,900
2017 301,110
2018 304,960

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 7,270
2002 6,850
2003 6,530
2004 4,520
2005 4,420
2006 4,720
2007 5,010
2008 4,930
2009 5,260
2010 4,800
2011 4,780
2012 4,260
2013 4,620
2014 4,300
2015 4,350
2016 4,000
2017 3,930
2018 4,060

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 87,210
2002 86,330
2003 84,860
2004 83,110
2005 89,040
2006 97,300
2007 101,830
2008 93,940
2009 77,010
2010 65,080
2011 63,320
2012 60,390
2013 61,010
2014 67,390
2015 68,000
2016 73,560
2017 78,820
2018 83,040

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 84,320
2002 83,780
2003 85,720
2004 87,300
2005 88,150
2006 87,930
2007 90,230
2008 91,280
2009 84,310
2010 80,330
2011 76,660
2012 78,870
2013 83,230
2014 83,530
2015 86,800
2016 90,490
2017 93,840
2018 95,050

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 221,910
2002 210,070
2003 209,290
2004 205,520
2005 208,930
2006 202,980
2007 203,970
2008 200,070
2009 179,750
2010 166,220
2011 170,670
2012 175,880
2013 177,630
2014 185,950
2015 192,010
2016 195,120
2017 195,020
2018 199,480

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 141,400
2002 142,420
2003 141,430
2004 144,470
2005 147,140
2006 145,750
2007 140,080
2008 134,340
2009 122,770
2010 117,750
2011 119,400
2012 121,510
2013 125,070
2014 130,220
2015 138,800
2016 143,480
2017 148,510
2018 153,680

Metro Areas in South Carolina