Numbers of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Wyoming

Occupation group

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 23,210
2002 23,100
2003 22,740
2004 24,010
2005 27,090
2006 30,180
2007 33,100
2008 37,100
2009 36,510
2010 32,620
2011 33,210
2012 33,770
2013 33,070
2014 32,860
2015 31,720
2016 27,890
2017 25,740
2018 26,820

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Year Number
2001 1,980
2002 1,880
2003 1,890
2004 2,130
2005 2,960
2006 3,230
2007 3,490
2008 3,830
2009 3,750
2010 3,250
2011 3,220
2012 3,290
2013 3,120
2014 3,190
2015 2,880
2016 2,640
2017 2,360
2018 2,700

Boilermakers

Year Number
2004 330
2008 370
2012 150
2013 320
2014 370
2015 400
2016 470
2017 450
2018 310

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Year Number
2001 170
2002 160
2003 110
2004 160
2005 220
2006 290
2007 280
2008 320
2009 260
2010 260
2011 220
2012 250
2013 200
2014 160
2015 170
2016 210
2017 180
2018 140

Stonemasons

Year Number
2004 30
2005 90
2006 100
2008 140
2009 110

Carpenters

Year Number
2001 2,120
2002 2,350
2003 2,170
2004 1,970
2005 2,470
2006 2,900
2007 3,140
2008 3,100
2009 3,020
2010 2,630
2011 2,530
2012 2,530
2013 2,700
2014 3,060
2015 3,190
2016 3,030
2017 2,760
2018 2,580

Carpet Installers

Year Number
2001 50
2002 50
2004 40
2005 60
2006 60
2007 70
2008 100
2009 90
2010 80
2011 50
2012 70
2013 100
2014 100
2015 110
2016 70
2017 40

Floor Sanders and Finishers

Year Number
2016 40
2017 40

Tile and Marble Setters

Year Number
2004 80
2006 100
2007 70
2008 110
2010 40
2011 50
2012 50
2013 110
2014 90
2015 80
2016 60
2018 40

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Year Number
2001 550
2002 690
2003 650
2004 570
2005 840
2006 670
2007 760
2008 870
2009 890
2010 770
2011 640
2012 710
2013 700
2014 720
2015 760
2016 800
2017 690
2018 490

Construction Laborers

Year Number
2001 2,930
2002 3,180
2003 2,860
2004 2,680
2005 2,270
2006 2,400
2007 2,730
2008 2,960
2009 2,830
2010 2,550
2011 2,640
2012 3,120
2013 3,130
2014 3,230
2015 3,280
2016 3,070
2017 2,860
2018 3,110

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Year Number
2001 240
2002 280
2003 280
2004 270
2005 150
2006 210
2007 230
2008 310
2009 220
2010 220
2011 120
2012 200
2013 240
2014 270
2015 170
2016 150
2017 110
2018 70

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Year Number
2001 2,340
2002 2,380
2003 2,490
2004 2,590
2005 3,330
2006 3,750
2008 4,830
2009 4,740
2010 4,430
2011 5,600
2012 5,550
2013 5,850
2014 5,120
2015 4,910
2016 4,150
2017 3,960
2018 4,240

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Year Number
2002 130
2003 120
2004 110
2005 120
2006 180
2007 250
2008 220
2009 230
2010 260
2011 310
2012 240
2013 220
2014 170
2015 170
2016 220
2017 190
2018 220

Tapers

Year Number
2002 50
2003 80

Electricians

Year Number
2011 2,730
2012 2,580
2013 2,630
2014 2,600
2015 2,610
2016 2,480
2017 2,240
2018 2,260

Glaziers

Year Number
2001 70
2002 90
2003 70
2004 70
2005 100
2006 140
2007 80
2008 200
2009 270
2010 240
2011 150
2012 90
2013 120
2014 110
2015 200
2016 170
2017 250
2018 220

Insulation Workers

Year Number
2001 210
2002 330
2003 260

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Year Number
2004 100
2005 100
2007 120
2008 160
2009 90
2010 90
2011 100
2012 80
2013 150
2014 240
2015 420
2016 290
2017 100

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Year Number
2004 210
2005 250
2006 210
2010 230
2011 240
2012 220
2013 210
2014 220
2015 250
2016 370
2017 380
2018 310

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Year Number
2001 520
2002 560
2003 560
2004 550
2005 530
2006 460
2007 520
2008 560
2009 610
2010 560
2011 660
2012 670
2013 560
2014 480
2015 490
2016 590
2017 540
2018 550

Pipelayers

Year Number
2001 120
2002 170
2003 190
2004 150
2005 260
2006 220
2007 180
2009 60
2010 70
2011 110
2012 100
2013 130
2015 90
2016 120
2017 100
2018 110

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2001 1,180
2002 1,020
2003 980
2004 1,050
2005 840
2006 910
2007 1,490
2008 2,130
2009 1,930
2010 1,430
2011 1,070
2012 1,010
2013 1,020
2014 1,250
2015 1,320
2016 1,310
2017 1,030
2018 880

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Year Number
2009 60

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Year Number
2009 70
2010 50

Roofers

Year Number
2011 340
2012 340
2013 270
2014 330
2015 370
2016 360
2017 360
2018 360

Sheet Metal Workers

Year Number
2001 310
2002 300
2003 260
2004 280
2005 280
2006 160
2007 210
2008 260
2009 360
2010 320
2011 300
2012 280
2013 250
2014 170
2015 160
2016 170
2017 150
2018 280

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Year Number
2001 330
2002 220
2003 160
2004 220
2006 230
2007 210
2008 260
2009 540
2010 400
2011 230
2012 180
2013 190
2014 220
2015 200
2016 170
2017 80
2018 150

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Year Number
2001 2,330
2002 2,560
2003 1,940,330,290
2004 2,020,280,240
2005 2,020,230,320
2006 1,950,310,320
2007 1,980,250,390
2008 350,300
2009 2,830,320,380
2010 3,560

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

Year Number
2001 190
2002 150
2003 190
2004 240
2005 120
2006 150
2007 130
2008 140
2009 160
2010 180
2011 150
2012 140
2013 80
2014 90
2015 80
2016 160
2017 160
2018 170

Helpers--Carpenters

Year Number
2001 630
2002 680
2003 750
2004 640
2005 480
2006 440
2007 440
2008 750
2009 700
2010 500
2011 260
2012 220
2013 250
2014 170
2015 130
2016 70
2017 140
2018 100

Helpers--Electricians

Year Number
2002 150
2003 110
2004 90
2005 90
2006 120
2009 50
2010 50
2012 50
2013 40
2014 60
2015 60
2016 70
2017 40
2018 40

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

Year Number
2002 100
2008 40
2009 80
2015 30
2016 30
2018 30

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Year Number
2001 140
2002 160
2003 180
2004 350
2006 320
2007 250
2008 320
2009 250
2010 160
2011 180
2012 230
2013 280
2014 210
2015 120
2016 120
2017 70
2018 50

Helpers--Roofers

Year Number
2001 110
2002 150
2003 200
2004 180
2005 180
2006 110
2007 100
2008 50
2012 50
2013 50
2016 40

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Year Number
2004 200
2005 270
2006 180
2007 170
2008 150
2009 80
2015 40
2017 50
2018 50

Construction and Building Inspectors

Year Number
2001 80
2002 110
2003 110
2004 110
2005 120
2006 160
2007 130
2008 180
2009 170
2010 340
2011 300
2012 250
2013 190
2014 210
2015 230
2016 200
2017 200
2018 190

Fence Erectors

Year Number
2001 50
2002 40
2010 320
2011 290
2012 350
2013 260
2014 360
2015 350
2016 310
2017 190
2018 280

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Year Number
2010 50
2011 50
2012 70
2013 50
2016 60
2017 50
2018 70

Highway Maintenance Workers

Year Number
2001 250
2002 240
2003 140
2004 250
2005 250
2006 360
2007 380
2008 350
2009 310
2010 700
2011 680
2012 640
2013 700
2014 730
2015 720
2016 810
2017 830
2018 810

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Year Number
2007 270
2009 210
2010 190
2011 150
2012 140
2014 120
2015 150
2016 120
2017 100
2018 100

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Year Number
2005 50
2006 80
2007 150
2008 190
2009 220
2010 160
2011 200
2012 190
2013 160
2014 140
2015 160
2016 100
2017 110
2018 110

Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Year Number
2017 30
2018 30

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 140
2005 160
2006 260
2007 310
2008 270
2009 170
2012 40
2013 30

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 490
2002 290
2003 240
2004 610
2005 1,140
2007 2,300
2008 1,960
2009 1,580
2010 890
2011 830
2012 690
2013 880
2014 970
2015 780
2016 320
2017 230
2018 260

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 750
2002 380
2003 400
2004 440
2005 420
2006 860
2007 630
2008 1,040
2009 1,230
2010 1,360
2011 1,610
2012 1,680
2013 1,330
2014 850
2015 400
2016 280
2017 200
2018 250

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Year Number
2002 550
2003 560
2004 650
2005 970
2006 1,150
2007 980
2008 880
2009 1,050
2010 1,360
2011 2,640
2012 3,210
2013 2,400
2014 2,270
2015 2,190
2016 1,530
2017 1,460
2018 1,800

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 260
2002 340
2003 370
2004 380
2005 310
2006 370
2007 310
2008 340
2009 290
2010 240
2011 300
2012 320
2013 230
2014 250
2015 230
2016 140
2017 110
2018 110

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Year Number
2002 280
2005 130
2006 160
2007 110
2008 210
2009 170
2010 190
2011 190
2012 280
2013 250
2014 340
2015 290
2016 210
2017 140
2018 190

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Year Number
2001 70
2004 140
2005 100
2006 140
2007 180
2008 210
2009 200
2010 130
2011 100
2012 140
2013 90
2014 180
2015 290
2016 330
2017 330
2018 210

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Year Number
2006 120
2007 90
2008 130
2009 120
2010 160
2011 110
2012 100
2013 50
2014 90
2015 90
2016 100
2017 110
2018 100

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

Year Number
2005 30

Roof Bolters, Mining

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 70
2008 170
2011 60
2012 50
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2018 80

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Year Number
2001 870
2002 730
2003 940
2004 830
2005 1,870
2006 1,340
2007 2,120
2008 2,390
2009 2,770
2010 2,400
2011 2,280
2012 2,110
2013 2,350
2014 2,400
2015 2,190
2016 1,390
2017 1,760
2018 1,920

Helpers--Extraction Workers

Year Number
2001 1,430
2002 1,220
2003 1,000
2004 460
2005 450
2006 730
2007 640
2008 910
2009 840
2011 560
2012 490
2013 390
2014 470
2015 430
2016 220
2017 220
2018 440

Extraction Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,690
2006 1,420
2007 1,480
2008 1,590
2009 1,490
2010 770
2013 490
2014 410
2015 290
2016 120
2017 110
2018 150