Numbers of Architecture and Engineering Occupations in North Carolina

Occupation group

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 57,750
2002 52,840
2003 51,280
2004 51,390
2005 52,570
2006 53,420
2007 56,950
2008 57,180
2009 53,760
2010 50,920
2011 53,280
2012 54,640
2013 54,990
2014 56,570
2015 58,530
2016 61,830
2017 64,360
2018 64,160

Individual occupations

Architects, Except Landscape and Naval

Year Number
2001 2,990
2002 2,660
2003 2,560
2004 2,140
2005 2,380
2006 2,660
2007 2,900
2008 2,710
2009 2,190
2010 1,820
2011 1,990
2012 2,080
2013 2,100
2014 1,960
2015 1,860
2016 2,010
2017 2,210
2018 2,330

Landscape Architects

Year Number
2002 370
2003 280
2004 250
2005 410
2006 440
2007 450
2008 330
2009 500
2010 500
2011 640
2012 290
2013 220
2014 410
2015 430
2016 440
2017 340
2018 390

Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

Year Number
2001 170
2002 190
2003 210
2004 270
2005 290
2006 340
2007 500
2008 460
2009 480
2010 440
2011 520
2012 520
2013 570
2014 480
2015 530
2016 520
2017 570
2018 650

Surveyors

Year Number
2001 1,670
2002 1,550
2003 1,470
2004 1,640
2005 1,570
2006 1,420
2007 1,160
2008 990
2009 880
2010 880
2011 970
2012 900
2013 890
2014 800
2015 870
2016 960
2017 1,040
2018 1,100

Aerospace Engineers

Year Number
2001 230
2002 230
2003 240
2006 420
2007 480
2008 270
2009 280
2010 450
2011 530
2012 670
2013 560
2014 660
2015 630
2016 710
2017 610
2018 570

Agricultural Engineers

Year Number
2004 60
2005 50
2006 60
2007 40
2008 60
2009 70
2010 70
2011 60
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 40

Biomedical Engineers

Year Number
2001 130
2002 100
2003 90
2004 120
2005 350
2006 560
2007 580
2008 430
2009 150
2010 160
2011 270
2012 360
2013 430
2014 320
2015 490
2016 360
2017 430
2018 350

Chemical Engineers

Year Number
2001 960
2002 980
2003 940
2004 870
2005 690
2006 610
2007 660
2008 700
2009 710
2010 630
2011 680
2012 760
2013 660
2014 660
2015 770
2016 790
2017 970
2018 860

Civil Engineers

Year Number
2001 3,590
2002 3,930
2003 4,330
2004 4,470
2005 5,090
2006 5,240
2007 6,060
2008 6,080
2009 5,480
2010 5,290
2011 7,730
2012 7,680
2013 7,670
2014 6,870
2015 6,730
2016 7,170
2017 7,940
2018 8,840

Computer Hardware Engineers

Year Number
2001 1,190
2002 940
2004 980
2005 1,110
2006 1,320
2007 1,500
2008 1,460
2009 1,380
2010 1,470
2011 1,210
2012 1,530
2013 1,280
2014 1,310
2015 1,350
2016 1,560
2017 1,730
2018 1,430

Electrical Engineers

Year Number
2001 4,030
2002 4,160
2003 3,790
2004 3,280
2005 2,810
2006 2,470
2007 2,630
2008 2,770
2009 2,490
2010 2,230
2011 2,620
2012 3,720
2013 4,280
2014 4,890
2015 4,920
2016 5,100
2017 5,370
2018 5,090

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

Year Number
2001 2,410
2002 2,120
2003 2,470
2004 2,650
2005 2,410
2006 2,720
2007 2,550
2008 3,250
2009 3,430
2010 3,430
2011 3,460
2012 3,520
2013 3,260
2014 3,300
2015 2,920
2016 2,990
2017 3,230
2018 2,790

Environmental Engineers

Year Number
2001 1,200
2002 1,200
2003 1,370
2005 2,070
2006 2,020
2007 1,690
2008 1,490
2009 1,090
2010 1,040
2011 1,070
2012 1,210
2013 1,170
2014 1,310
2015 1,240
2016 1,180
2017 1,320
2018 1,220

Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors

Year Number
2001 650
2002 650
2003 610
2004 700
2005 880
2006 740
2007 690
2008 710
2009 600
2010 500
2011 380
2012 350
2013 380
2014 430
2015 460
2016 490
2017 560
2018 570

Industrial Engineers

Year Number
2001 4,290
2002 4,050
2003 4,260
2004 5,040
2005 5,390
2006 5,420
2007 6,100
2008 5,780
2009 5,510
2010 5,150
2011 5,950
2012 6,850
2013 6,590
2014 6,850
2015 6,870
2016 8,270
2017 9,080
2018 9,160

Materials Engineers

Year Number
2001 600
2002 460
2003 390
2004 370
2005 320
2006 340
2007 430
2008 470
2009 350
2010 290
2011 400
2012 310
2013 350
2014 390
2015 440
2016 550
2017 410
2018 460

Mechanical Engineers

Year Number
2001 4,290
2002 3,970
2003 3,900
2004 3,980
2005 3,840
2006 3,830
2007 4,590
2008 4,680
2009 4,980
2010 5,470
2011 5,230
2012 5,210
2013 5,030
2014 5,690
2015 6,490
2016 7,100
2017 7,980
2018 8,000

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2015 50
2016 80
2017 40

Nuclear Engineers

Year Number
2002 190
2003 170
2004 170
2007 400
2008 450
2009 890
2012 250
2013 190
2016 900
2017 780
2018 540

Petroleum Engineers

Year Number
2002 40
2003 60

Engineers, All Other

Year Number
2004 1,850
2005 1,600
2006 1,590
2007 1,740
2008 1,930
2009 2,840
2010 2,960
2011 2,720
2012 1,470
2013 1,750
2014 2,130
2015 2,230
2016 2,170
2017 1,550
2018 1,540

Architectural and Civil Drafters

Year Number
2001 1,840
2002 1,720
2003 2,150
2004 2,240
2005 2,330
2006 2,220
2007 2,800
2008 3,280
2009 2,960
2010 2,430
2011 2,500
2012 2,250
2013 2,230
2014 2,080
2015 2,130
2016 2,110
2017 2,360
2018 2,650

Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Year Number
2001 860
2002 990
2003 920
2004 1,140
2005 920
2006 990
2007 780
2008 900
2009 760
2010 640
2011 550
2012 650
2013 610
2014 680
2015 660
2016 640
2017 760
2018 700

Mechanical Drafters

Year Number
2001 1,300
2002 1,370
2003 1,390
2004 1,290
2005 1,200
2006 1,040
2007 1,250
2008 1,400
2009 1,350
2010 1,120
2011 1,190
2012 1,340
2013 1,300
2014 1,410
2015 1,510
2016 1,510
2017 1,450
2018 1,170

Drafters, All Other

Year Number
2005 260
2006 290
2007 340
2008 310
2009 240
2010 170
2011 190
2012 190
2013 230
2014 240
2015 230
2016 180
2017 200
2018 190

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

Year Number
2001 50
2002 60
2003 70
2007 30
2008 100
2009 90
2010 90
2016 90
2017 80
2018 70

Civil Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 2,930
2002 3,100
2003 3,000
2004 3,290
2005 3,720
2006 3,820
2007 3,870
2008 4,140
2009 3,610
2010 3,500
2012 3,530
2013 3,590
2014 3,790
2015 3,520
2016 3,250
2017 2,840
2018 3,190

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 6,810
2002 5,900
2003 4,680
2004 4,400
2005 4,560
2006 3,760
2007 3,570
2008 3,130
2009 2,910
2010 2,780
2011 3,260
2012 2,910
2013 3,330
2014 3,360
2015 3,190
2016 2,630
2017 2,200
2018 2,010

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

Year Number
2001 1,220
2002 850
2003 510
2004 380
2005 220
2006 300
2007 250
2008 410
2009 330
2010 320
2011 120
2012 140
2013 90
2014 100
2015 130
2016 140
2017 120
2018 130

Environmental Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 350
2002 320
2003 290
2004 340
2005 390
2006 390
2007 370
2008 380
2009 400
2010 380
2011 890
2012 270
2013 460
2014 360
2015 420
2016 290
2017 240
2018 150

Industrial Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 1,890
2002 1,880
2003 1,880
2004 1,780
2005 1,810
2006 1,980
2007 2,030
2008 1,890
2009 1,640
2010 1,510
2011 1,570
2012 1,720
2013 1,680
2014 1,630
2015 2,400
2016 2,890
2017 3,000
2018 2,750

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 1,310
2002 1,020
2003 930
2004 830
2005 760
2006 1,020
2007 1,040
2008 1,100
2009 1,020
2010 900
2011 970
2012 990
2013 930
2014 980
2015 1,030
2016 980
2017 980
2018 1,100

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

Year Number
2005 750
2006 1,050
2007 1,110
2008 1,070
2009 950
2010 990
2011 980
2012 750
2013 710
2014 730
2015 760
2016 840
2017 810
2018 770

Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Year Number
2001 2,680
2002 2,320
2003 2,330
2004 2,630
2005 3,390
2006 4,020
2007 4,320
2008 4,010
2009 3,180
2010 2,660
2011 2,290
2012 2,120
2013 2,330
2014 2,430
2015 2,530
2016 2,910
2017 3,140
2018 3,360