Numbers of Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations in South Carolina

Occupation group

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 62,760
2002 63,720
2003 64,970
2004 67,610
2005 68,750
2006 71,230
2007 71,890
2008 72,900
2009 67,450
2010 64,370
2011 63,870
2012 65,800
2013 66,370
2014 67,150
2015 68,170
2016 69,340
2017 70,060
2018 70,960

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers

Year Number
2001 3,670
2002 3,660
2003 4,120
2004 3,560
2005 3,220
2006 3,260
2007 3,150
2008 3,400
2009 3,050
2010 2,780
2011 2,570
2012 2,670
2013 3,050
2014 3,010
2015 3,030
2016 2,880
2017 2,860
2018 2,910

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

Year Number
2001 1,760
2002 1,970
2003 1,920
2004 2,120
2005 2,160
2006 2,360
2007 2,370
2008 2,660
2009 2,330
2010 2,220
2011 1,960
2012 1,940
2013 1,870
2014 2,020
2015 1,970
2016 1,960
2017 1,900
2018 1,860

Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Year Number
2001 25,760
2002 26,840
2003 28,440
2004 29,920
2006 30,000
2007 28,480
2008 29,500
2009 27,610
2010 26,690
2011 26,430
2012 28,340
2013 28,980
2014 29,620
2015 30,360
2016 30,990
2017 31,590
2018 31,980

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Year Number
2001 15,470
2002 15,170
2003 15,090
2004 15,150
2005 16,000
2006 16,470
2007 18,020
2008 17,450
2009 16,000
2010 14,890
2011 15,580
2012 15,390
2013 15,660
2014 15,840
2015 16,010
2016 16,470
2017 16,210
2018 16,600

Building Cleaning Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 110
2014 260
2016 270
2017 350
2018 310

Pest Control Workers

Year Number
2001 1,760
2002 1,120
2003 1,120
2004 1,170
2006 1,810
2007 1,840
2008 1,770
2009 1,740
2010 1,670
2011 1,720
2012 1,810
2013 1,830
2014 1,900
2015 1,980
2016 2,070
2017 2,100
2018 2,180

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Year Number
2001 12,110
2002 13,030
2003 12,730
2004 14,390
2005 15,100
2006 16,110
2007 16,570
2008 16,640
2009 15,260
2010 15,170
2011 14,880
2012 15,060
2013 13,890
2014 13,640
2015 13,860
2016 13,790
2017 14,140
2018 14,070

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

Year Number
2001 290
2002 260
2003 190
2004 170
2005 310
2006 400
2007 560
2008 570
2009 640
2010 440
2011 300
2012 210
2013 280
2014 350
2016 290
2018 330

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

Year Number
2001 750
2002 460
2003 530
2004 680
2008 400
2009 420
2011 260
2012 260
2013 460
2014 430
2016 600
2017 590
2018 680

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 440
2005 440
2006 600
2007 390
2008 420
2009 360
2010 180
2011 120
2012 70
2013 80
2014 80
2015 40
2016 30
2017 50
2018 60