Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Southwest Kansas nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2006 21,330
2007 22,910
2008 25,190
2009 23,830
2010 19,860
2011 20,020
2012 19,670
2013 18,960
2014 20,510
2015 4,030
2016 4,210
2017 3,580

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2006 2,460
2007 2,300
2008 2,400
2009 2,220
2010 1,770
2011 1,800
2012 1,640
2013 1,450
2014 1,510
2015 430
2016 460
2017 470

Boilermakers

Year Number
2014 40

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2006 400
2007 400
2008 350
2009 300
2010 200
2011 190
2012 190

Carpenters

Year Number
2006 2,000
2007 1,970
2008 1,910
2009 1,890
2010 1,410
2011 1,420
2012 1,490
2013 1,420
2014 1,510
2015 200
2016 220
2017 150

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2006 160
2007 140
2008 130
2009 110
2010 100
2011 80
2012 120
2013 110

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2006 560
2007 680
2008 720
2009 820
2010 620
2011 630
2012 550
2013 500
2014 490
2015 130
2016 170
2017 110

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2006 2,720
2007 2,830
2008 3,680
2009 3,010
2010 2,360
2011 2,190
2012 2,530
2013 2,440
2014 2,840
2015 360
2016 700
2017 580

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2006 750
2007 880
2008 690
2009 730
2010 480
2011 460
2012 580
2013 720
2014 600
2016 40

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2006 3,220
2007 3,540
2008 3,530
2009 3,510
2010 2,870
2011 3,240
2012 3,310
2013 3,300
2014 3,540
2015 650
2016 550
2017 580

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2006 140
2007 210
2008 160
2009 140
2010 70
2014 100

Electricians

Year Number
2011 1,150
2012 1,240
2013 1,200
2014 1,420
2016 340
2017 290

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2009 60

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2006 380
2007 490
2008 480
2009 410
2010 250
2011 200
2012 190
2013 210
2014 140
2015 40
2016 30
2017 30

Pipelayers

Year Number
2006 100
2007 100
2008 130
2009 120
2010 80
2011 80
2012 150
2013 130

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 1,030
2007 1,120
2008 1,500
2009 1,410
2010 1,300
2011 1,530
2012 1,350
2013 1,210
2014 1,120
2015 140
2016 170

Roofers

Year Number
2011 210
2012 170
2013 240
2014 390
2015 60
2016 50

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2006 390
2007 460
2011 1,220
2012 660
2013 370
2014 450

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2009 220
2010 170
2011 160

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2006 910,360,760
2007 1,260,320,750
2008 1,460,290,730
2009 1,540,330,710
2010 2,010

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

Year Number
2007 170
2008 140
2009 80
2010 90
2011 110
2012 110

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2006 230
2007 230
2008 100
2009 110
2010 40
2011 40

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 190
2007 190
2008 100
2012 70
2014 220

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 140
2007 180
2008 170
2009 190
2010 180
2011 270
2012 230
2013 270
2014 190

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2009 70
2012 90

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2007 40
2008 50
2009 90
2010 50
2011 50

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2006 140
2007 180
2008 220
2009 230
2010 120
2011 110
2012 80
2013 70
2014 100
2015 40
2016 40
2017 30

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2006 130

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2007 960
2008 1,190
2009 1,070
2010 1,280
2011 1,050
2012 1,030
2013 720
2014 900
2016 180
2017 210

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2007 40
2009 40
2010 70
2011 60
2014 60
2016 40

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 200
2007 280
2008 260
2009 220
2010 190
2011 200
2012 220
2013 240
2015 90
2016 50

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 290
2007 350
2008 320
2009 290
2010 230
2011 360
2012 340
2013 350
2014 190
2015 30

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2007 950
2008 850
2009 1,010
2010 1,120
2011 1,120
2012 1,000
2013 960
2014 1,160
2015 310
2016 250
2017 90

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 120
2010 100
2011 120
2012 100
2013 40

Rock Splitters, Quarry

Year Number
2006 110
2007 120

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 1,110
2007 1,550
2008 2,130
2009 1,760
2010 1,350
2011 1,030
2012 860
2013 1,200
2014 1,720
2015 530
2016 450
2017 360

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2006 360
2009 180
2010 250
2011 180
2012 210
2014 150

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 90
2007 90