Numbers of jobs in South Dakota

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 361,870
2002 364,000
2003 354,450
2004 368,100
2005 373,500
2006 381,230
2007 389,400
2008 395,960
2009 392,890
2010 387,590
2011 392,670
2012 398,680
2013 402,990
2014 409,250
2015 413,260
2016 417,520
2017 419,470
2018 422,310

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 14,200
2002 13,400
2003 12,090
2004 12,660
2005 11,840
2006 11,430
2007 10,850
2008 10,850
2009 11,140
2010 11,320
2011 11,820
2012 11,930
2013 11,950
2014 11,500
2015 11,440
2016 11,580
2017 11,820
2018 11,870

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 11,490
2002 11,440
2003 10,220
2004 11,910
2005 12,840
2006 14,020
2007 14,790
2008 15,370
2009 15,730
2010 16,070
2011 16,180
2012 16,610
2013 17,510
2014 17,890
2015 18,300
2016 18,630
2017 19,110
2018 19,690

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 5,160
2002 5,110
2003 5,100
2004 5,230
2005 4,800
2006 5,290
2007 6,170
2008 6,250
2009 5,900
2010 5,670
2011 6,130
2012 6,200
2013 6,610
2014 6,830
2015 7,220
2016 7,830
2017 8,040
2018 8,160

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 3,770
2002 3,880
2003 3,480
2004 3,960
2005 4,220
2006 4,340
2007 4,220
2008 4,270
2009 4,190
2010 4,070
2011 4,360
2012 4,590
2013 4,720
2014 4,790
2015 4,890
2016 4,840
2017 4,750
2018 4,920

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 2,970
2002 3,110
2003 2,250
2004 3,370
2005 3,480
2006 3,590
2007 3,670
2008 3,990
2009 4,040
2010 3,990
2011 3,780
2012 3,880
2013 3,940
2014 4,190
2015 4,150
2016 4,070
2017 3,920
2018 4,160

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 4,110
2002 4,540
2003 4,400
2004 4,650
2005 4,780
2006 4,940
2007 5,280
2008 5,340
2009 5,620
2010 5,820
2011 6,030
2012 5,850
2013 5,970
2014 6,050
2015 6,320
2016 6,550
2017 6,370
2018 6,780

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,330
2002 1,530
2003 1,470
2004 1,510
2005 1,670
2006 1,580
2007 1,610
2008 1,640
2009 1,680
2010 1,660
2011 1,650
2012 1,770
2013 1,880
2014 1,700
2015 1,610
2016 1,660
2017 1,810
2018 1,720

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 21,950
2002 22,460
2003 21,900
2004 21,820
2005 21,780
2006 22,030
2007 22,430
2008 22,820
2009 23,100
2010 23,220
2011 23,430
2012 23,060
2013 23,210
2014 23,780
2015 24,190
2016 24,170
2017 24,410
2018 24,710

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 3,910
2002 4,260
2003 4,450
2004 4,450
2005 4,800
2006 4,920
2007 5,440
2008 5,340
2009 5,230
2010 5,040
2011 5,530
2012 5,420
2013 5,370
2014 5,280
2015 5,440
2016 5,560
2017 5,340
2018 5,430

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 19,930
2002 20,380
2003 19,570
2004 21,620
2005 22,210
2006 23,310
2007 23,700
2008 24,620
2009 25,010
2010 25,340
2011 26,020
2012 27,650
2013 28,230
2014 28,470
2015 28,700
2016 29,800
2017 30,750
2018 31,250

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 10,380
2002 10,300
2003 10,180
2004 10,310
2005 10,300
2006 10,500
2007 9,930
2008 10,380
2009 10,400
2010 10,720
2011 10,840
2012 10,730
2013 10,960
2014 11,030
2015 11,050
2016 10,540
2017 10,680
2018 11,030

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 5,850
2002 5,390
2003 5,090
2004 5,400
2005 5,690
2006 5,620
2007 5,750
2008 6,020
2009 6,010
2010 6,160
2011 6,120
2012 6,290
2013 6,260
2014 6,550
2015 6,430
2016 6,470
2017 6,360
2018 6,630

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 34,650
2002 36,030
2003 35,910
2004 37,230
2005 38,760
2006 38,860
2007 38,580
2008 38,560
2009 38,870
2010 38,630
2011 38,590
2012 39,250
2013 39,590
2014 40,170
2015 40,750
2016 41,410
2017 42,030
2018 41,760

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 14,150
2002 14,660
2003 14,810
2004 15,340
2005 14,580
2006 14,940
2007 15,300
2008 15,910
2009 16,100
2010 15,880
2011 15,790
2012 16,260
2013 16,480
2014 16,520
2015 16,520
2016 16,780
2017 17,260
2018 16,750

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 8,880
2002 9,990
2003 10,170
2004 10,720
2005 10,560
2006 10,960
2007 11,480
2008 11,520
2009 11,940
2010 12,290
2011 12,320
2012 12,680
2013 12,820
2014 13,450
2015 13,650
2016 14,320
2017 15,020
2018 14,700

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 40,160
2002 40,990
2003 41,570
2004 40,180
2005 41,650
2006 41,370
2007 42,910
2008 43,730
2009 44,000
2010 43,770
2011 45,100
2012 45,730
2013 46,270
2014 47,000
2015 47,690
2016 47,440
2017 46,720
2018 46,820

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 67,240
2002 66,140
2003 62,940
2004 66,220
2005 65,670
2006 66,640
2007 69,230
2008 69,930
2009 68,410
2010 66,710
2011 66,150
2012 65,770
2013 65,490
2014 65,750
2015 65,080
2016 64,720
2017 63,290
2018 63,050

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,410
2002 1,100
2003 1,200
2004 1,580
2005 1,330
2006 1,450
2007 1,450
2008 1,410
2009 1,310
2010 1,310
2011 1,380
2012 1,480
2013 1,510
2014 1,470
2015 1,440
2016 1,630
2017 1,640
2018 1,620

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 19,890
2002 19,170
2003 18,790
2004 19,800
2005 20,000
2006 21,260
2007 21,060
2008 22,160
2009 21,230
2010 20,140
2011 20,290
2012 19,530
2013 19,670
2014 20,700
2015 21,900
2016 21,940
2017 22,020
2018 22,060

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 15,240
2002 14,640
2003 14,250
2004 14,690
2005 15,230
2006 15,290
2007 15,240
2008 15,360
2009 14,780
2010 14,790
2011 14,520
2012 14,930
2013 15,510
2014 16,130
2015 16,020
2016 16,450
2017 16,150
2018 16,950

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 28,710
2002 28,660
2003 28,100
2004 28,650
2005 29,050
2006 30,130
2007 30,630
2008 30,580
2009 28,630
2010 26,350
2011 27,920
2012 29,760
2013 30,400
2014 30,580
2015 31,570
2016 31,600
2017 32,120
2018 32,440

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 26,490
2002 26,820
2003 26,520
2004 26,820
2005 28,280
2006 28,750
2007 29,680
2008 29,930
2009 29,570
2010 28,620
2011 28,730
2012 29,320
2013 28,640
2014 29,430
2015 28,920
2016 29,550
2017 29,850
2018 29,810

Metro Areas in South Dakota