Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Houma-Thibodaux, LA

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2005 6,070
2006 6,820
2007 7,550
2008 7,790
2009 7,380
2010 6,420
2011 6,860
2012 7,250
2013 7,890
2014 8,040
2015 7,590
2016 5,900
2017 5,200
2018 5,560

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2005 450
2006 550
2007 500
2008 510
2009 530
2010 570
2011 600
2012 580
2013 600
2014 610
2015 550
2016 450
2017 490
2018 680

Carpenters

Year Number
2005 410
2006 590
2007 500
2008 600
2009 650
2010 600
2011 510
2012 520
2013 560
2014 600
2015 500
2016 390
2017 400
2018 590

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2009 40

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2005 70
2006 60
2008 40
2010 30
2011 60
2012 80
2013 70
2018 120

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2005 590
2006 710
2007 710
2008 510
2009 570
2010 500
2011 560
2012 700
2013 760
2014 830
2015 790
2016 730
2017 630
2018 680

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2006 30
2008 50
2009 40
2010 90
2011 80
2012 90

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2005 290
2007 770
2008 630
2009 670
2010 650
2011 940
2012 910
2013 1,120
2014 1,470
2015 1,090
2016 810
2018 300

Electricians

Year Number
2011 400
2012 630
2013 680
2014 840
2015 730
2016 550
2017 520
2018 580

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2005 300
2006 270
2007 340
2008 360
2009 380
2010 280
2011 280
2012 310
2013 390
2014 540
2015 430
2016 430
2017 350
2018 470

Pipelayers

Year Number
2007 70
2011 40
2012 30

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 530
2006 590
2007 610
2008 800
2009 910
2010 710
2011 490
2012 410
2013 330
2014 370
2015 620
2016 480
2017 450
2018 360

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2010 90
2011 50
2012 50
2014 70
2015 110
2016 70

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2008 100
2009 120
2010 200
2011 200
2012 250
2013 150
2014 190
2015 140
2016 140
2017 80

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2005 37,060
2006 370
2007 440
2008 540
2009 500,140
2010 680

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

Year Number
2005 30

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2005 170
2010 40
2011 60
2012 70
2013 50
2018 50

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2007 130
2008 80
2009 120
2010 100
2011 110
2012 80
2014 120
2015 210
2016 210
2017 190
2018 150

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2009 50
2010 50
2011 70
2018 40

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2005 220
2006 200
2007 260
2008 230
2009 160
2010 130
2011 180
2012 70
2013 40
2014 50
2015 110
2016 100
2017 60

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2007 80
2008 70
2009 60
2016 40
2018 160

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2005 40
2009 30

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2006 80
2007 130
2012 30
2016 40
2018 50

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2006 50
2008 50
2010 100
2011 90
2016 50
2017 60
2018 30

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2018 140

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2009 50

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 140
2007 230
2008 280
2009 260
2010 280
2011 270
2012 230
2013 230

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2006 280
2007 340
2008 420
2010 160
2011 120
2015 260
2017 70

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2006 370
2007 410
2008 550
2009 220
2011 820
2012 1,060
2013 1,200
2014 720
2015 700
2016 400
2017 290
2018 320

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2005 520
2006 400
2007 740
2008 710
2009 640
2010 470
2011 680
2012 540
2013 630
2014 430
2015 330
2016 190
2017 120
2018 160

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2006 70
2015 120

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 580
2012 70
2013 80
2014 90