Numbers of jobs in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

All Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,788,380
2006 2,827,470
2007 2,859,820
2008 2,892,880
2009 2,857,820
2010 2,840,740
2011 2,866,320
2012 2,903,510
2013 2,929,060
2014 2,944,560
2015 2,991,960
2016 3,072,060
2017 3,103,530
2018 3,135,160

Management Occupations

Year Number
2005 172,600
2006 179,880
2007 179,050
2009 210,060
2010 228,860
2011 232,470
2012 231,110
2013 221,780
2014 222,140
2015 223,980
2016 234,800
2017 236,190
2018 244,200

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2005 207,630
2006 227,510
2007 236,270
2008 246,930
2009 254,240
2010 271,020
2011 281,560
2012 292,950
2013 302,350
2014 293,920
2015 291,810
2016 303,450
2017 304,540
2018 311,610

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2005 195,320
2006 203,020
2007 201,960
2008 203,150
2009 207,290
2010 208,790
2011 216,690
2012 223,320
2013 222,440
2014 218,260
2015 220,390
2016 223,490
2017 228,060
2018 232,290

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2005 67,380
2006 68,840
2007 69,310
2008 71,090
2009 69,290
2010 68,070
2011 69,220
2012 70,120
2013 66,330
2014 63,070
2015 61,070
2016 62,910
2017 62,720
2018 64,140

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2005 65,600
2006 63,440
2007 62,040
2008 62,400
2009 62,500
2010 52,960
2011 54,020
2012 57,550
2013 58,120
2014 60,020
2015 59,120
2016 64,240
2017 65,040
2018 61,760

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 26,280
2006 29,480
2007 32,620
2008 36,490
2009 36,550
2010 35,800
2011 34,850
2012 37,200
2013 38,290
2014 37,820
2015 37,780
2016 40,460
2017 40,410
2018 41,210

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 58,690
2006 61,790
2007 64,700
2008 63,850
2009 65,370
2010 64,610
2011 67,460
2012 68,320
2013 69,600
2014 68,450
2015 67,630
2016 68,000
2017 67,830
2018 68,260

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2005 159,230
2006 169,580
2007 175,230
2008 183,040
2009 183,440
2010 176,390
2011 176,180
2012 177,380
2013 181,850
2014 184,750
2015 188,930
2016 189,850
2017 193,940
2018 197,160

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2005 58,600
2006 62,660
2007 66,670
2008 65,040
2009 63,270
2010 64,240
2011 63,710
2012 64,970
2013 61,040
2014 63,430
2015 67,740
2016 73,000
2017 74,170
2018 73,050

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 109,920
2006 110,770
2007 112,540
2008 116,860
2009 121,200
2010 127,200
2011 132,340
2012 132,490
2013 134,400
2014 138,210
2015 141,810
2016 146,530
2017 149,230
2018 152,090

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 42,740
2006 44,770
2007 46,930
2008 49,060
2009 53,170
2010 57,100
2011 58,270
2012 58,280
2013 58,250
2014 56,340
2015 61,920
2016 63,240
2017 69,580
2018 68,530

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 76,770
2006 72,470
2007 74,870
2008 77,620
2009 76,340
2010 78,850
2011 80,100
2012 83,660
2013 88,830
2014 87,690
2015 86,900
2016 88,680
2017 86,520
2018 88,360

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 196,160
2006 200,930
2007 202,690
2008 210,480
2009 210,160
2010 209,190
2011 214,760
2012 221,540
2013 229,780
2014 237,120
2015 244,320
2016 254,900
2017 257,200
2018 260,490

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2005 106,590
2006 106,950
2007 108,670
2008 107,090
2009 104,580
2010 100,800
2011 100,780
2012 99,400
2013 98,700
2014 104,040
2015 107,060
2016 106,660
2017 107,430
2018 105,260

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 60,750
2006 61,770
2007 66,670
2008 66,640
2009 65,550
2010 65,410
2011 68,980
2012 77,020
2013 81,560
2014 83,240
2015 85,600
2016 90,340
2017 93,740
2018 97,310

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 264,530
2006 269,140
2007 272,040
2008 266,930
2009 247,630
2010 238,490
2011 244,500
2012 246,110
2013 251,910
2014 255,730
2015 260,280
2016 263,330
2017 267,670
2018 273,260

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 494,330
2006 465,280
2007 462,700
2008 458,850
2009 443,750
2010 428,840
2011 413,100
2012 404,960
2013 402,180
2014 403,560
2015 407,290
2016 408,880
2017 405,300
2018 397,750

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,080
2006 1,240
2007 1,340
2008 1,200
2009 1,070
2010 1,170
2011 1,260
2012 1,120
2013 1,240
2014 1,170
2015 1,890
2016 2,160
2017 1,670
2018 1,850

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 138,160
2006 145,070
2007 141,350
2008 133,560
2009 120,120
2010 108,760
2011 107,290
2012 103,580
2013 106,170
2014 107,290
2015 111,320
2016 113,950
2017 112,430
2018 112,390

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2005 96,490
2006 96,540
2007 98,200
2008 94,230
2009 87,280
2010 81,680
2011 82,430
2012 84,520
2013 87,370
2014 88,410
2015 90,110
2016 91,700
2017 97,680
2018 99,290

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 65,040
2006 63,390
2007 63,920
2008 65,240
2009 61,590
2010 55,860
2011 53,530
2012 54,180
2013 52,940
2014 50,590
2015 49,290
2016 52,340
2017 53,940
2018 54,550

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2005 124,470
2006 122,950
2007 120,050
2008 117,760
2009 113,360
2010 116,650
2011 112,810
2012 113,720
2013 113,930
2014 119,320
2015 125,710
2016 129,150
2017 128,250
2018 130,330