Numbers of jobs in Tacoma-Lakewood, WA Metropolitan Division

All Occupations

Year Number
2005 251,420
2006 259,220
2007 269,430
2008 275,250
2009 265,490
2010 254,710
2011 254,960
2012 255,490
2013 261,560
2014 269,280
2015 277,680
2016 285,660
2017 296,810

Management Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,910
2006 5,880
2007 5,970
2008 7,020
2009 7,650
2010 8,790
2011 8,960
2012 9,440
2013 9,950
2014 10,460
2015 11,140
2016 11,070
2017 11,720

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2005 8,400
2006 9,110
2007 9,260
2008 9,850
2009 10,240
2010 10,020
2011 9,950
2012 10,410
2013 10,850
2014 11,730
2015 11,940
2016 13,350
2017 14,130

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,100
2006 3,380
2007 3,350
2008 3,940
2009 3,780
2010 3,610
2011 3,700
2012 3,900
2013 3,580
2014 3,970
2015 4,340
2016 4,270
2017 4,710

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,540
2006 3,930
2007 4,150
2008 4,080
2009 3,850
2010 3,330
2011 2,920
2012 2,980
2013 3,020
2014 3,060
2015 2,850
2016 2,900
2017 3,090

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,840
2006 1,890
2007 1,910
2008 2,320
2009 2,420
2010 2,200
2011 1,800
2012 1,660
2013 1,580
2014 1,730
2015 1,730
2016 1,860
2017 1,910

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,640
2006 5,840
2007 6,520
2008 6,860
2009 6,300
2010 6,210
2011 6,140
2012 5,450
2013 5,900
2014 6,030
2015 6,320
2016 5,890
2017 6,220

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,750
2006 1,620
2007 1,790
2008 1,790
2009 1,850
2010 1,890
2011 1,840
2012 1,890
2013 1,760
2014 1,810
2015 1,910
2016 1,890
2017 1,880

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2005 17,380
2006 16,930
2007 17,720
2008 17,950
2009 18,670
2010 18,720
2011 18,680
2012 18,370
2013 18,260
2014 18,440
2015 17,620
2016 17,990
2017 18,400

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,810
2006 1,930
2007 1,890
2008 2,140
2009 2,130
2010 2,260
2011 2,220
2012 2,130
2013 2,210
2014 2,450
2015 2,770
2016 2,760
2017 2,640

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 15,520
2006 16,150
2007 16,620
2008 16,700
2009 16,960
2010 16,430
2011 17,630
2012 17,490
2013 17,880
2014 18,030
2015 18,030
2016 18,050
2017 19,750

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 6,830
2006 7,180
2007 7,460
2008 8,120
2009 7,600
2010 8,360
2011 7,690
2012 9,140
2013 7,770
2014 8,070
2015 7,830
2016 9,030
2017 9,420

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,850
2006 5,820
2007 6,420
2008 6,120
2009 7,000
2010 6,440
2011 6,250
2012 6,430
2013 6,810
2014 6,490
2015 6,930
2016 7,230
2017 7,960

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 24,380
2006 25,650
2007 26,660
2008 26,160
2009 25,380
2010 23,970
2011 24,730
2012 24,730
2013 24,610
2014 26,760
2015 27,690
2016 30,190
2017 30,420

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,410
2006 7,660
2007 8,230
2008 8,300
2009 8,530
2010 7,870
2011 8,380
2012 7,910
2013 8,270
2014 7,950
2015 8,730
2016 10,070
2017 10,500

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,990
2006 9,370
2007 7,220
2008 7,930
2009 7,590
2010 7,910
2011 8,630
2012 8,240
2013 8,640
2014 8,370
2015 9,490
2016 9,440
2017 12,310

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 26,330
2006 27,170
2007 27,150
2008 28,640
2009 26,750
2010 27,070
2011 27,150
2012 28,210
2013 28,890
2014 29,150
2015 29,150
2016 28,670
2017 28,970

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 42,150
2006 42,570
2007 45,840
2008 45,920
2009 44,520
2010 42,170
2011 41,600
2012 40,270
2013 41,140
2014 41,990
2015 44,150
2016 43,380
2017 43,010

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2005 700
2006 720
2007 430
2008 530
2009 350
2010 370
2011 330
2012 390
2013 390
2014 520
2015 460
2016 470
2017 410

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 16,480
2006 16,740
2007 19,150
2008 19,670
2009 17,100
2010 14,000
2011 12,910
2012 12,360
2013 13,040
2014 13,580
2015 13,980
2016 15,250
2017 16,440

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2005 11,600
2006 11,370
2007 12,020
2008 12,300
2009 11,390
2010 11,290
2011 11,530
2012 12,430
2013 13,110
2014 13,350
2015 13,210
2016 12,740
2017 12,930

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 14,190
2006 14,700
2007 14,860
2008 15,230
2009 13,530
2010 12,340
2011 12,850
2012 12,640
2013 12,900
2014 13,190
2015 13,750
2016 14,700
2017 14,720

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2005 22,620
2006 23,590
2007 24,800
2008 23,700
2009 21,900
2010 19,490
2011 19,080
2012 19,030
2013 21,010
2014 22,150
2015 23,660
2016 24,430
2017 25,260