Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in New Mexico

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 51,000
2002 49,910
2003 49,520
2004 53,170
2005 56,510
2006 62,110
2007 65,100
2008 64,720
2009 59,370
2010 52,360
2011 50,910
2012 49,490
2013 52,290
2014 53,380
2015 52,990
2016 49,240
2017 48,880
2018 53,440

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2001 4,070
2002 3,630
2003 3,610
2004 4,220
2005 4,920
2006 5,370
2007 5,620
2008 5,830
2009 5,250
2010 4,930
2011 4,850
2012 5,140
2013 5,380
2014 5,820
2015 5,900
2016 5,530
2017 5,750
2018 6,600

Boilermakers

Year Number
2005 340
2006 270
2007 60
2008 80
2009 60
2011 90
2012 80
2013 90
2014 120
2015 190
2016 280
2017 230
2018 200

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2001 390
2002 510
2003 440
2004 650
2005 590
2006 630
2007 520
2008 550
2009 400
2010 340
2011 340
2012 330
2013 350
2014 270
2015 280
2016 260
2017 220
2018 200

Stonemasons

Year Number
2001 50
2003 100
2004 200
2005 210
2006 160
2007 120
2008 130
2010 100
2011 70
2012 70
2017 80
2018 80

Carpenters

Year Number
2001 5,530
2002 5,440
2003 5,300
2004 5,730
2005 7,410
2006 7,480
2007 6,390
2008 5,750
2009 4,740
2010 4,290
2011 3,900
2012 3,520
2013 3,440
2014 3,350
2015 3,390
2016 3,770
2017 4,280
2018 4,110

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2001 130
2002 140
2003 110
2005 360
2006 210
2007 160
2008 130
2012 200
2013 260
2014 140
2015 110
2016 60
2017 60
2018 50

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2011 30

Floor Sanders and Finishers

Year Number
2004 40

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2001 400
2002 440
2003 450
2004 410
2005 500
2006 590
2007 570
2008 530
2009 330
2010 300
2011 210
2012 190
2013 180
2014 160
2015 130
2016 120
2017 200
2018 270

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2001 1,260
2002 1,040
2003 990
2004 1,370
2005 1,810
2006 1,940
2007 1,860
2008 1,950
2009 1,710
2010 1,610
2011 1,260
2012 1,240
2013 1,210
2014 1,230
2015 1,120
2016 1,110
2017 1,040
2018 1,220

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2001 7,930
2002 7,220
2003 7,290
2004 8,090
2005 8,990
2006 9,230
2007 11,840
2008 12,180
2009 11,880
2010 8,820
2011 9,050
2012 8,780
2013 8,910
2014 10,100
2015 10,000
2016 9,480
2017 8,630
2018 9,370

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2001 330
2002 390
2003 530
2004 580
2005 630
2006 730
2007 800
2008 770
2009 640
2010 460
2011 410
2012 460
2013 540
2014 580
2015 250
2016 210
2017 170
2018 230

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2001 3,780
2002 3,240
2003 3,370
2004 3,290
2005 2,960
2006 3,190
2007 3,600
2008 4,150
2009 4,050
2010 3,900
2011 4,100
2012 4,470
2013 4,890
2014 5,240
2015 4,960
2016 4,300
2017 4,410
2018 4,210

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2001 730
2002 880
2003 750
2004 780
2005 1,010
2006 1,250
2007 1,200
2008 1,240
2009 800
2010 680
2011 530
2012 580
2013 630
2014 520
2015 690
2016 640
2017 400
2018 550

Tapers

Year Number
2001 270
2002 420
2003 380
2004 290
2005 310
2006 380
2007 390
2008 410
2009 300
2010 200
2011 150
2012 130
2013 140
2014 50
2015 50
2016 80
2017 90
2018 100

Electricians

Year Number
2011 3,320
2012 3,140
2013 3,690
2014 3,480
2015 3,880
2016 3,720
2017 4,030
2018 4,280

Glaziers

Year Number
2001 210
2002 240
2003 160
2004 210
2005 230
2006 250
2007 320
2008 500
2009 400
2010 310
2011 380
2012 370
2013 340
2014 210
2015 230
2016 240
2017 230
2018 300

Insulation Workers

Year Number
2001 220
2002 260
2003 330

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2005 200
2006 280
2007 220
2008 180
2009 270
2010 160
2011 170
2012 90
2013 50

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2005 150
2006 200
2010 50
2012 110
2013 180
2016 60
2017 60
2018 60

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2001 1,430
2002 1,640
2003 1,410
2004 1,130
2005 1,230
2006 1,520
2007 1,690
2008 1,480
2009 1,250
2010 1,040
2011 960
2012 960
2013 1,070
2014 1,260
2015 1,100
2016 1,080
2017 1,060
2018 970

Paperhangers

Year Number
2013 30
2016 30

Pipelayers

Year Number
2001 600
2002 500
2003 480
2004 430
2005 410
2006 630
2007 610
2008 710
2009 550
2010 470
2011 300
2012 290
2013 240
2014 240
2015 130
2016 110
2017 90
2018 40

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2001 2,400
2002 2,470
2003 2,510
2004 2,510
2005 2,570
2006 2,900
2007 3,140
2008 3,430
2009 3,770
2010 3,130
2011 2,950
2012 2,070
2013 2,130
2014 2,120
2015 2,300
2016 2,360
2017 2,540
2018 2,560

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2001 830
2002 890
2003 1,030
2004 970
2005 830
2006 870
2007 910
2008 760
2009 720
2010 720
2011 800
2012 630
2013 430
2014 420
2015 370
2016 440
2017 530
2018 540

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2001 120
2002 190
2005 470
2006 320
2007 140
2010 40
2011 40
2014 240
2015 290
2016 190

Roofers

Year Number
2011 870
2012 910
2013 850
2014 830
2015 1,020
2016 1,210
2017 1,300
2018 1,430

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2001 930
2002 660
2003 610
2004 500
2005 620
2006 780
2007 1,200
2008 1,190
2009 880
2010 590
2011 750
2012 690
2013 790
2014 740
2015 800
2016 610
2017 710
2018 730

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2001 520
2002 330
2003 400
2004 290
2005 170
2006 200
2007 310
2008 280
2009 410
2010 280
2011 260
2012 170
2013 280
2014 380
2015 300
2016 260
2017 280
2018 300

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2001 4,680
2002 5,070
2003 3,630,880,900
2004 317,010,301,000
2005 329,013,801,510
2006 368,014,601,310
2007 396,013,001,090
2008 37,901,180,660
2009 36,801,130,490
2010 4,710
2013 90
2014 130
2015 140
2016 80
2017 50
2018 120

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

Year Number
2001 150
2002 240
2003 210
2004 220
2005 340
2006 460
2007 440
2008 410
2009 190
2010 190
2011 170
2012 160
2013 140
2014 150
2015 160
2016 130
2017 90
2018 70

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2001 680
2002 780
2003 790
2004 1,500
2005 1,770
2006 1,610
2007 1,280
2008 1,020
2009 820
2010 850
2011 770
2012 690
2013 470
2014 270
2015 120
2016 80
2018 220

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2001 870
2002 880
2003 850
2004 1,250
2005 1,130
2006 1,680
2007 1,670
2008 2,200
2009 2,200
2010 1,530
2011 1,420
2012 1,200
2013 1,120
2014 980
2015 660
2016 610
2017 620
2018 750

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

Year Number
2001 120
2002 140
2003 160
2004 290
2005 330
2006 420
2007 280
2008 220
2009 220
2010 220
2011 290
2012 240
2013 190
2014 150
2015 80
2016 50
2017 70
2018 60

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2001 1,460
2002 1,390
2003 1,600
2004 2,070
2005 1,310
2006 1,550
2007 1,350
2008 1,490
2009 1,430
2010 1,020
2011 970
2012 750
2013 730
2014 710
2015 790
2016 850
2017 750
2018 690

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2001 120
2002 130
2003 170
2004 260
2005 180
2006 290
2007 420
2008 290
2009 380
2010 240
2011 200
2012 70
2014 160
2015 180
2016 150

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2005 240
2006 390
2007 340
2008 470
2009 400
2010 300
2011 170
2012 90
2013 250
2014 180
2015 170
2016 140
2017 160
2018 210

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2001 550
2002 560
2003 510
2004 580
2005 500
2006 600
2007 660
2008 580
2009 590
2010 400
2011 560
2012 500
2013 490
2014 490
2015 500
2016 470
2017 420
2018 420

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2008 130
2009 110
2018 110

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2001 50
2002 120
2003 70
2004 170
2009 90
2010 240
2012 280
2013 200
2014 190

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2001 160
2002 150
2003 190
2004 230
2007 460
2008 340
2009 400
2010 340
2011 390
2012 350
2013 420
2014 380
2015 370
2016 360
2017 540
2018 620

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2001 1,940
2002 1,640
2003 1,420
2004 1,320
2005 1,240
2006 1,370
2007 1,110
2008 1,130
2009 780
2010 2,140
2011 1,040
2012 960
2013 1,010
2014 1,050
2015 1,110
2016 1,120
2017 1,100
2018 1,480

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Year Number
2007 190
2008 70
2009 60
2010 60
2011 50
2012 50
2013 40
2014 120
2015 130

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2001 250
2002 130
2003 90
2004 160
2005 170
2006 230
2007 240
2008 170
2009 280
2010 260
2011 170
2012 70
2013 90
2014 160
2015 120
2016 140
2018 190

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2017 320
2018 240

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 110
2007 130
2008 110
2009 100
2012 110
2013 130
2014 120
2015 170
2016 320

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 740
2002 1,000
2003 840
2004 670
2005 470
2006 830
2007 1,210
2008 1,360
2009 990
2010 770
2011 770
2012 690
2013 930
2014 770
2015 1,420
2016 980
2017 1,160
2018 1,140

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 460
2002 560
2003 550
2004 720
2005 590
2006 770
2007 580
2008 840
2009 740
2010 530
2011 350
2012 730
2013 910
2014 1,140
2015 840
2016 560
2017 440
2018 930

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2001 890
2002 450
2003 410
2004 420
2005 690
2006 1,110
2007 1,350
2008 1,520
2009 1,590
2010 1,600
2011 2,400
2012 2,390
2013 2,500
2014 1,730
2015 2,060
2016 1,570
2017 1,680
2018 1,770

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 300
2002 310
2003 350
2004 200
2005 360
2006 320
2007 410
2008 260
2009 380
2010 250
2011 270
2012 270
2013 280
2014 290
2015 250
2016 220
2017 70
2018 70

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2001 40
2002 40
2003 40
2004 50
2005 30
2006 40
2007 40
2008 70
2009 70
2010 90
2011 80
2012 80
2013 140
2014 210
2015 210
2016 180
2017 120
2018 110

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 140
2006 230
2008 430
2009 510
2010 470
2011 610
2012 560
2013 570

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Year Number
2005 390
2009 260
2010 270
2012 350
2013 380
2014 620

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

Year Number
2008 130
2014 70
2015 70
2016 70
2018 60

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 1,850
2002 1,860
2003 2,830
2004 2,380
2005 3,290
2006 3,390
2007 3,970
2008 2,840
2009 2,470
2010 2,870
2011 2,630
2012 3,020
2013 3,340
2014 3,680
2015 3,090
2016 2,160
2017 2,470
2018 3,840

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2001 990
2002 1,000
2003 930
2004 1,050
2005 740
2006 760
2007 830
2008 710
2009 550
2010 390
2011 600
2013 1,200
2014 1,280
2015 1,230
2016 730
2017 430
2018 470

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2009 120
2010 190
2011 130
2015 200
2017 80
2018 120