Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2006 6,550
2007 6,320
2008 6,220
2009 5,690
2010 4,840
2011 5,050
2012 4,840
2013 5,020
2014 5,090
2015 5,500
2016 5,490
2017 5,360
2018 5,040

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2006 510
2007 490
2008 420
2009 460
2010 340
2011 360
2012 330
2013 280
2014 240
2015 260
2016 230
2017 260
2018 220

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2006 140
2008 80
2009 60
2010 70
2012 70
2013 50
2014 40
2015 30

Carpenters

Year Number
2006 1,610
2007 1,410
2008 1,310
2009 910
2010 810
2011 800
2012 830
2013 1,010
2014 970
2015 1,090
2016 870
2017 850
2018 860

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2015 30

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2014 30
2015 40

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2007 370
2008 270
2009 270
2010 230
2011 260
2012 240
2013 240
2014 300
2015 310
2016 350
2017 360
2018 350

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2006 740
2007 870
2008 870
2009 730
2010 490
2011 590
2012 520
2013 500
2014 490
2015 630
2016 790
2017 780
2018 720

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2006 90
2007 120
2008 90
2011 110
2012 90
2016 80

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2006 720
2007 640
2008 650
2009 820
2010 630
2011 830
2012 870
2013 1,000
2014 860
2015 830
2016 740
2017 720
2018 790

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2009 40
2014 100
2015 120
2016 120
2017 80
2018 80

Electricians

Year Number
2011 570
2012 610
2013 530
2014 540
2015 530
2016 600
2017 550
2018 590

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2017 40

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2006 50
2008 40
2014 50
2018 120

Pipelayers

Year Number
2006 70
2007 30
2012 30
2013 60
2014 30
2017 40
2018 40

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2006 350
2007 440
2008 470
2009 450
2010 360
2011 290
2012 270
2013 340
2014 410
2015 360
2016 340
2017 240

Roofers

Year Number
2011 40
2014 60
2015 70
2016 50

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2006 150
2007 120
2008 220
2009 160
2010 140
2012 60
2013 50
2014 40

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2008 190
2013 40

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2006 520,150
2007 480,120
2008 55,080
2009 4,903,080
2010 670

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

Year Number
2008 40

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2006 140
2007 80
2009 40
2010 40
2011 50

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2006 100
2008 40

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2009 60
2010 60
2012 30
2013 30

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2006 70
2007 60
2008 40
2009 60
2010 70
2011 80
2012 40
2013 30
2014 40
2015 30
2016 30
2018 40

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2006 560
2007 580
2008 540
2009 530
2010 470
2011 450
2012 410
2013 420
2014 450
2015 460
2016 530
2017 530
2018 460

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2010 50

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2013 40
2014 30