Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Vermont

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 15,900
2002 15,510
2003 15,120
2004 16,090
2005 16,400
2006 16,470
2007 16,320
2008 15,080
2009 13,980
2010 13,220
2011 13,530
2012 14,270
2013 14,050
2014 14,050
2015 14,890
2016 14,600
2017 13,870
2018 13,420

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2001 1,100
2002 1,130
2003 1,060
2004 1,190
2005 1,410
2006 1,250
2007 1,260
2008 1,160
2009 1,310
2010 1,320
2011 1,500
2012 1,480
2013 1,390
2014 1,430
2015 1,490
2016 1,500
2017 1,500
2018 1,470

Boilermakers

Year Number
2011 60
2012 70

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2001 140
2002 100
2003 70
2004 90
2005 120
2008 90
2009 100
2010 80
2011 50
2012 70
2013 90
2014 110
2015 120
2016 90
2017 100
2018 90

Stonemasons

Year Number
2001 110
2002 110
2003 140
2007 180
2008 120
2009 70
2010 90
2011 110
2012 130
2013 90
2014 120
2015 110
2016 80
2018 50

Carpenters

Year Number
2001 2,740
2002 2,950
2003 3,100
2004 3,490
2005 3,550
2006 3,330
2007 3,390
2008 3,310
2009 2,840
2010 2,490
2011 2,750
2012 2,850
2013 2,710
2014 2,790
2015 3,040
2016 3,130
2017 2,780
2018 2,730

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2001 60
2002 70
2003 60
2004 70
2005 50
2006 80
2007 60
2008 50
2009 30
2010 50
2011 90
2012 80
2013 110
2014 70
2015 110
2016 50
2018 110

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Year Number
2001 30
2002 40
2003 30
2004 30
2008 70
2009 60
2010 30
2011 50
2012 50
2016 40
2017 50
2018 40

Floor Sanders and Finishers

Year Number
2001 60
2002 40
2008 50
2009 70
2010 80
2011 80
2013 60
2015 100

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2001 190
2002 170
2003 230
2004 240
2005 370
2006 390
2007 440
2008 330
2009 360
2012 180
2013 190
2014 190
2015 240
2016 260
2017 190

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2001 1,400
2002 1,460
2003 1,320
2004 1,550
2005 1,460
2006 1,370
2007 1,300
2008 1,270
2009 1,290
2010 1,340
2011 1,310
2012 1,280
2013 1,280
2014 1,410
2015 1,470
2016 1,510
2017 1,530
2018 1,630

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2001 100
2002 180
2003 220
2004 170
2005 190
2006 150
2007 180
2008 140
2009 100
2010 220
2011 260
2012 260
2013 160
2014 100
2015 100
2017 50

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2001 1,230
2002 1,120
2003 980
2004 1,160
2005 1,490
2006 1,540
2007 1,320
2008 1,230
2009 1,130
2010 1,170
2011 1,050
2012 1,160
2013 1,180
2014 1,220
2015 1,230
2016 1,120
2017 970
2018 920

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2001 110
2004 90
2005 120
2006 210
2007 200
2008 200
2009 150
2010 150
2011 180
2012 210
2013 190
2014 150
2015 220
2016 200
2017 180
2018 170

Tapers

Year Number
2001 80
2002 60
2003 60
2004 70
2005 120
2006 60
2007 50
2009 40
2013 30
2014 50
2015 40
2016 50

Electricians

Year Number
2011 1,060
2012 930
2013 1,040
2014 1,110
2015 1,180
2016 1,140
2017 1,080
2018 1,050

Glaziers

Year Number
2001 120
2002 120
2003 130
2004 90
2005 160
2006 150
2007 80
2008 90
2011 90
2012 40

Insulation Workers

Year Number
2002 280
2003 250

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2004 250
2005 50
2006 110
2008 110
2009 50
2010 50
2011 80
2012 80
2013 160
2014 110
2015 140
2016 140
2018 80

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2004 60
2005 40
2006 40

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2001 660
2002 610
2003 530
2004 670
2005 570
2006 780
2007 820
2008 820
2009 600
2010 540
2011 530
2012 610
2013 560
2014 630
2015 620
2016 690
2017 680
2018 610

Pipelayers

Year Number
2001 140
2002 130
2003 110
2004 60
2005 80
2006 130
2007 110
2008 130
2009 70
2010 130
2011 200
2012 220
2013 150
2014 90
2015 60
2016 50
2017 70
2018 110

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2001 1,150
2002 1,050
2003 890
2004 990
2005 1,000
2006 1,070
2007 1,060
2008 1,040
2009 990
2010 770
2011 760
2012 900
2013 900
2014 880
2015 800
2016 670
2017 720
2018 640

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2002 30

Roofers

Year Number
2011 180
2012 230
2013 210
2014 280
2015 290
2016 310
2017 320
2018 300

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2001 310
2002 350
2003 400
2004 300
2005 470
2006 490
2007 450
2008 270
2009 240
2010 300
2011 360
2012 360
2013 250
2014 280
2015 350
2016 380
2017 310
2018 340

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2004 30
2005 70
2006 110
2007 120
2008 60
2009 60
2010 80
2011 70
2012 40
2013 40
2014 70
2015 70
2016 60
2017 90
2018 100

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2001 2,260
2002 2,400
2003 1,240,440,620
2004 1,260,480,630
2005 1,330,470,610
2006 1,350,410,710
2007 1,340,460,740
2008 1,190,430,930
2009 1,160,320,820
2010 1,980
2013 30
2015 100
2016 270
2017 370
2018 400

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

Year Number
2001 240
2002 220
2003 210
2004 290
2005 250
2008 170
2009 160
2010 160
2011 100
2012 70
2013 40
2014 70
2015 100
2016 140
2017 200
2018 150

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2001 820
2002 710
2003 700
2004 670
2005 640
2006 600
2007 590
2008 470
2009 460
2010 310
2011 250
2012 240
2013 200
2014 220
2015 230
2016 190
2017 170
2018 180

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2001 130
2002 100
2003 100
2004 160
2005 110
2006 140
2007 120
2008 110
2009 100
2010 160
2011 110
2012 260
2013 270
2014 270
2015 130
2018 100

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

Year Number
2001 30
2003 50
2004 30
2005 40
2006 50

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2002 60
2004 200
2005 140
2006 180
2007 150
2008 150
2009 70
2011 80
2012 110
2013 120
2014 90
2015 110
2016 50
2017 40

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2001 140
2002 90
2003 120
2004 100
2005 70
2006 30
2014 30
2015 50
2016 70
2017 70
2018 60

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2004 40
2013 40

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2002 170
2003 210
2004 200
2005 120
2006 110
2007 140
2008 190
2009 190
2010 140
2011 140
2012 180
2013 170
2014 150
2015 120
2016 170
2017 200
2018 250

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Year Number
2010 40

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2001 90
2007 170
2008 120
2011 90
2012 140

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2002 50
2004 50
2007 60
2009 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 70
2015 120
2016 110
2017 70

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2001 1,550
2002 1,120
2003 1,150
2004 930
2005 670
2006 930
2007 1,100
2008 1,050
2009 1,170
2010 1,260
2011 1,280
2012 1,310
2013 1,490
2014 1,250
2015 1,580
2016 1,470
2017 1,170
2018 910

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Year Number
2009 30
2010 40
2018 30

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2001 30
2005 80
2007 150
2008 160
2009 140
2010 80
2011 70
2012 50
2013 50
2014 70
2015 90
2016 80

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 50
2006 40
2007 60
2008 60
2009 70

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 200
2002 160
2003 130
2004 60
2005 60
2006 130
2007 140
2008 100
2009 90
2010 80
2011 80
2012 70
2013 50
2014 40
2015 40
2018 70

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Year Number
2007 70

Rock Splitters, Quarry

Year Number
2001 120
2002 90
2003 100
2004 40
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60
2014 60
2018 90

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2001 130
2002 90
2003 50
2004 60
2007 50
2008 50
2009 40
2010 40