Numbers of Office and Administrative Support Occupations in Delaware

Occupation group

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 83,180
2002 83,850
2003 85,430
2004 85,130
2005 83,700
2006 78,670
2007 77,220
2008 77,930
2009 74,830
2010 70,860
2011 69,740
2012 68,290
2013 69,190
2014 70,780
2015 73,630
2016 74,140
2017 71,860
2018 71,050

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Year Number
2001 4,860
2002 5,110
2003 6,020
2004 5,520
2005 4,840
2006 4,500
2007 4,310
2008 4,290
2009 4,440
2010 4,610
2011 5,180
2012 4,900
2013 4,990
2014 4,930
2015 5,150
2016 5,320
2017 5,200
2018 5,130

Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service

Year Number
2001 480
2002 800
2003 650
2004 590
2005 600
2006 480
2007 470
2008 500
2009 430
2010 310
2011 250
2012 220
2013 330
2014 290
2015 260
2016 210
2017 240
2018 220

Telephone Operators

Year Number
2001 50
2002 70
2004 80
2005 80
2006 50
2008 70
2009 70
2010 60
2011 60
2012 50
2013 40
2014 50
2015 50
2016 50

Bill and Account Collectors

Year Number
2001 1,730
2002 1,660
2003 2,270
2004 4,200
2005 4,110
2006 2,770
2007 2,090
2008 2,450
2009 2,490
2010 1,920
2011 1,270
2012 1,080
2013 1,250
2014 1,110
2015 1,000
2016 1,180
2017 1,120
2018 1,010

Billing and Posting Clerks

Year Number
2001 1,760
2002 1,690
2003 1,670
2004 1,900
2005 1,940
2006 1,870
2007 1,820
2008 2,000
2009 2,020
2010 2,100
2011 1,980
2012 2,070
2013 2,260
2014 2,360
2015 2,320
2016 2,090
2017 2,130
2018 2,220

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Year Number
2001 5,940
2002 6,190
2003 6,000
2004 5,520
2005 5,800
2006 5,720
2007 6,220
2008 6,130
2009 5,870
2010 5,630
2011 5,620
2012 5,810
2013 5,670
2014 6,240
2015 6,550
2016 7,730
2017 7,390
2018 7,310

Gaming Cage Workers

Year Number
2012 120
2013 150
2014 140
2015 170

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Year Number
2001 510
2002 510
2003 550
2004 560
2005 550
2006 510
2007 480
2008 460
2009 370
2010 370
2011 430
2012 480
2013 510
2014 430
2015 360
2016 500
2017 480
2018 500

Procurement Clerks

Year Number
2001 150
2002 150
2003 140
2004 170
2005 170
2006 230
2007 250
2008 240
2009 230
2010 240
2011 210
2012 160
2013 180
2014 210
2015 220
2016 170
2017 150
2018 160

Tellers

Year Number
2001 3,070
2002 1,900
2003 1,720
2004 1,320
2005 1,890
2006 1,570
2007 1,530
2008 1,400
2009 1,840
2010 1,860
2011 1,920
2012 2,170
2013 2,070
2014 2,200
2015 1,620
2016 1,360
2017 1,550
2018 1,560

Financial Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2012 210
2013 240
2014 190
2015 190
2016 200
2017 220
2018 210

Brokerage Clerks

Year Number
2001 420
2002 570
2006 170
2007 210
2008 230
2009 160
2010 150
2011 140
2012 100
2014 280
2015 340
2016 380

Correspondence Clerks

Year Number
2001 320
2002 140
2003 140
2004 50
2009 90
2012 110

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

Year Number
2001 530
2002 270
2003 270
2004 260
2005 240
2006 280
2007 470
2008 220
2009 260
2010 620
2011 690
2012 830
2013 820
2014 830
2015 790
2016 800
2017 790
2018 750

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

Year Number
2001 770
2002 810
2004 1,510
2005 1,160
2009 700
2010 870
2011 1,090
2012 1,150

Customer Service Representatives

Year Number
2001 8,370
2002 10,030
2003 11,160
2004 10,620
2005 10,190
2006 8,790
2007 8,340
2008 8,310
2009 9,090
2010 7,530
2011 7,020
2012 6,370
2013 6,400
2014 6,520
2015 7,200
2016 9,300
2017 8,290
2018 8,850

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

Year Number
2004 160
2005 100
2006 110
2010 80
2011 70
2012 110
2013 130
2014 160
2015 160
2016 150
2017 170
2018 170

File Clerks

Year Number
2001 850
2002 650
2003 710
2004 760
2005 700
2006 660
2007 730
2008 710
2009 730
2010 710
2011 670
2012 680
2013 540
2014 580
2015 520
2016 490
2017 540
2018 590

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Year Number
2001 450
2002 450
2003 450
2004 500
2005 520
2006 530
2007 560
2008 600
2009 640
2010 700
2011 730
2012 650
2013 580
2014 620
2015 590
2016 650
2017 590
2018 710

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

Year Number
2001 210
2002 290
2004 380
2005 430
2006 500
2007 480
2008 490
2009 510
2010 570
2011 580
2012 530
2013 560
2014 660
2015 690
2016 720
2017 660
2018 700

Library Assistants, Clerical

Year Number
2001 100
2002 80
2003 70
2004 60
2005 80
2006 100
2007 140
2008 310
2009 310
2010 290
2011 350
2012 360
2013 430
2014 460
2015 480
2016 480
2017 480
2018 490

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Year Number
2001 710
2003 490
2004 470
2005 660
2007 1,120
2008 1,240
2009 1,090
2010 1,050
2011 1,340
2012 1,200
2013 1,260
2014 990
2015 1,270
2016 960
2017 730
2018 770

New Accounts Clerks

Year Number
2001 790
2002 330
2003 670
2005 640
2006 320
2007 320
2008 390
2009 450
2010 330
2011 210
2012 190
2013 220
2014 290
2015 200
2016 200
2017 270
2018 270

Order Clerks

Year Number
2001 890
2002 990
2003 1,050
2004 730
2005 580
2006 520
2007 650
2008 1,010
2009 820
2010 510
2011 500
2012 450
2013 510
2014 450
2015 520
2016 490
2017 350
2018 290

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Year Number
2001 520
2002 570
2003 570
2004 520
2005 610
2006 470
2007 500
2008 430
2009 420
2010 370
2011 340
2012 350
2013 360
2014 450
2015 540
2016 610
2017 530
2018 400

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Year Number
2001 3,590
2002 3,320
2003 3,370
2004 3,570
2005 3,440
2006 3,540
2007 3,440
2008 3,450
2009 3,340
2010 2,940
2011 2,450
2012 2,240
2013 2,270
2014 2,460
2015 2,500
2016 2,440
2017 2,500
2018 2,400

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Year Number
2001 190
2002 310
2003 90
2004 40
2005 40
2007 80
2008 100
2009 100
2010 30
2011 50
2012 90
2013 60
2014 60
2016 40
2018 50

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Year Number
2004 500
2005 500
2006 420
2007 420
2008 390
2009 330
2010 280
2012 220
2013 260
2014 250
2015 300
2016 310
2017 300
2018 320

Cargo and Freight Agents

Year Number
2001 90
2002 70
2006 60
2007 90
2008 60
2009 60
2010 30
2014 110
2015 130
2016 130
2017 110
2018 110

Couriers and Messengers

Year Number
2001 320
2002 300
2003 210
2004 250
2005 230
2006 320
2007 390
2008 400
2009 300
2010 170
2011 220
2012 240
2013 280
2014 200
2015 340
2016 290
2017 310
2018 290

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

Year Number
2002 130
2003 120
2004 160
2005 230
2006 270
2007 230
2008 220
2009 200
2010 200
2011 210
2012 210
2013 230
2014 220
2015 240
2016 250
2017 280
2018 260

Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

Year Number
2001 450
2002 460
2003 430
2004 490
2005 410
2006 400
2007 430
2008 660
2009 820
2010 890
2011 570
2012 570
2013 530
2014 680
2015 720
2016 660
2017 610
2018 640

Meter Readers, Utilities

Year Number
2002 120
2005 130
2006 140
2007 140
2008 180
2009 170
2010 110
2011 130
2012 90
2013 100
2014 110
2015 90
2016 50
2017 70
2018 60

Postal Service Clerks

Year Number
2001 290
2002 260
2003 260
2004 250
2005 260
2006 260
2007 250
2008 240
2009 230
2010 230
2011 220
2012 230
2013 230
2014 230
2015 240
2016 270
2017 260
2018 250

Postal Service Mail Carriers

Year Number
2001 1,000
2002 980
2003 1,000
2004 1,010
2005 1,060
2006 1,060
2007 1,070
2008 1,120
2009 1,070
2010 1,010
2011 990
2012 960
2013 980
2014 980
2015 1,030
2016 1,030
2017 1,120
2018 1,120

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2001 500
2002 750
2003 690
2004 670
2005 640
2006 610
2007 620
2008 550
2009 480
2010 450
2011 420
2012 400
2013 410
2014 410
2015 450
2016 440
2017 440
2018 400

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Year Number
2001 1,050
2002 870
2003 790
2004 890
2005 750
2006 820
2007 650
2008 720
2009 590
2010 730
2011 650
2012 690
2013 590
2014 380
2015 450
2016 620
2017 760
2018 690

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Year Number
2001 4,210
2002 3,050
2003 3,170
2004 2,560
2005 2,090
2006 1,830
2007 1,930
2008 2,020
2009 1,990
2010 1,650
2011 1,980
2012 2,000
2013 1,970
2014 1,940
2015 3,610
2016 3,260
2017 2,870
2018 2,340

Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Year Number
2001 5,950
2002 5,590
2003 5,650
2004 4,650
2005 4,350
2006 4,580
2007 5,710
2008 6,190
2009 5,400
2010 4,580
2011 4,490
2012 5,230
2013 5,770
2014 5,970
2015 6,490
2016 5,440
2017 5,360
2018 4,770

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

Year Number
2001 360
2002 410
2003 270
2004 260
2005 160
2006 200
2007 190
2008 120
2009 160
2010 180
2011 210
2012 190
2013 150
2014 140
2015 120
2016 220
2017 220
2018 260

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Year Number
2001 5,600
2002 6,280
2003 5,850
2004 6,240
2005 6,150
2006 6,850
2007 4,980
2008 4,830
2009 3,350
2010 2,500
2011 1,950
2012 1,400
2013 1,070
2014 1,160
2015 1,280
2016 1,400
2017 1,320
2018 1,330

Legal Secretaries

Year Number
2001 1,040
2002 980
2003 1,090
2004 1,130
2005 1,150
2006 1,210
2007 1,260
2008 1,260
2009 1,200
2010 1,130
2011 1,020
2012 1,180
2013 1,120
2014 1,290
2015 1,160
2016 880
2017 850
2018 1,010

Medical Secretaries

Year Number
2001 1,230
2002 1,290
2003 1,330
2004 1,480
2005 1,450
2006 1,700
2007 1,980
2008 2,450
2009 3,200
2010 4,140
2011 4,520
2012 4,350
2013 4,260
2014 4,270
2015 4,200
2016 4,010
2017 4,000
2018 4,450

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Year Number
2001 5,790
2002 6,320
2003 6,200
2004 5,120
2005 4,160
2006 4,710
2007 6,910
2008 6,400
2009 5,670
2010 5,410
2011 6,080
2012 6,370
2013 6,780
2014 7,150
2015 7,530
2016 7,120
2017 6,870
2018 6,740

Computer Operators

Year Number
2001 720
2002 560
2003 590
2004 570
2005 620
2006 610
2007 620
2008 540
2009 350
2010 540
2011 500
2013 360
2014 300
2015 170
2016 150
2017 140
2018 120

Data Entry Keyers

Year Number
2001 1,780
2002 1,570
2003 1,100
2004 1,110
2005 950
2006 1,020
2007 1,150
2008 1,230
2009 1,100
2010 1,000
2011 940
2012 800
2013 870
2018 590

Word Processors and Typists

Year Number
2001 500
2002 310
2003 250
2004 280
2005 330
2006 330
2007 310
2008 270
2009 300
2010 230
2011 230
2012 120
2013 110
2014 120
2015 110
2016 120
2017 100
2018 110

Desktop Publishers

Year Number
2001 50
2002 50
2003 50
2004 60
2005 30
2006 40
2008 40
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 30

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

Year Number
2001 1,200
2002 1,530
2003 1,190
2004 810
2005 740
2006 600
2007 830
2008 800
2009 810
2010 850
2011 900
2012 1,030
2013 880
2014 810
2015 730
2016 870
2017 1,150
2018 980

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

Year Number
2001 860
2002 910
2003 810
2004 1,040
2005 650
2006 580
2007 610
2008 510
2009 430
2010 420
2011 430
2012 460
2013 350
2014 470
2015 460
2016 460
2017 440
2018 400

Office Clerks, General

Year Number
2001 10,570
2002 11,600
2003 11,820
2004 14,260
2005 16,110
2006 13,340
2007 10,740
2008 10,040
2009 9,410
2010 9,350
2011 8,380
2012 7,200
2013 6,850
2014 6,700
2015 6,480
2016 6,380
2017 6,520
2018 6,460

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

Year Number
2001 310
2002 210
2003 280
2004 330
2005 250
2006 220
2007 180
2008 220
2009 170
2010 310
2011 340
2012 380
2013 480
2014 510
2015 520
2016 400
2017 350
2018 170

Statistical Assistants

Year Number
2001 50
2002 70
2003 70

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 610
2005 560
2006 490
2007 310
2008 470
2009 360
2012 580
2013 620
2014 480
2015 480
2016 460
2017 540
2018 480