Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Altoona, PA

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 4,010
2006 4,340
2007 4,290
2008 4,130
2009 3,940
2010 4,060
2011 4,390
2012 4,470
2013 4,590
2014 4,560
2015 4,620
2016 4,730
2017 4,680
2018 4,830

Individual occupations

Dentists, General

Year Number
2008 30
2009 40
2010 30
2011 30

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2007 50
2008 50
2009 70
2010 70
2011 70
2012 60
2013 60
2014 40
2015 40
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Optometrists

Year Number
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 150
2007 150
2008 120
2009 110
2010 100
2011 130
2012 140
2013 130
2014 120
2015 100
2016 140
2017 140
2018 170

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 180
2007 200
2008 140
2009 50
2012 80
2013 80

Surgeons

Year Number
2012 40

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2006 120
2007 100
2008 90
2009 90
2010 90
2011 130
2012 120
2013 170
2014 170
2015 230
2016 200
2017 200
2018 130

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2008 100
2009 70
2010 60
2011 60
2012 70
2013 70
2014 80
2015 80
2016 90
2017 120
2018 120

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2007 110
2008 70
2009 90
2010 90
2011 130
2012 110
2013 100
2014 100
2015 110
2016 90
2017 90
2018 90

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 110
2007 110
2008 60
2009 90
2010 100
2011 130
2012 150
2013 140
2014 140
2015 130
2016 120
2017 110
2018 120

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2015 30
2016 30
2017 30

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2012 50
2013 60
2017 60
2018 40

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 40
2011 30
2012 50
2013 60
2014 70
2015 90
2016 70
2017 90
2018 60

Veterinarians

Year Number
2008 30
2009 30
2018 30

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 1,390
2006 1,450
2007 1,320
2008 1,350
2009 1,470
2010 1,640
2012 1,420
2013 1,430
2015 1,650
2016 1,650
2017 1,610
2018 1,750

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2014 30
2015 60
2016 50
2017 50
2018 60

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 140
2018 140

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 70
2007 120
2008 120
2012 110
2013 130
2015 90
2016 100

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 100
2006 150
2007 170
2008 150
2011 60
2012 110
2013 110
2015 40
2016 40

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 80
2007 80
2008 60
2009 50
2010 90
2011 90
2012 90
2015 60
2016 70
2017 60
2018 70

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 50
2012 50
2013 50

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 50
2014 40

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 190
2013 230
2015 190
2016 130
2017 130
2018 140

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 110
2007 140
2008 130
2009 100

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 160
2007 110
2011 140
2012 150
2014 150
2018 170

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2014 120
2015 130

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 140
2006 170
2007 190
2008 200
2009 190
2010 160
2011 160
2012 210
2013 200
2014 170
2015 110
2016 150
2017 180
2018 170

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 40
2007 50
2008 50
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2018 40

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 380
2006 560
2007 620
2008 690
2009 710
2010 630
2011 630
2012 630
2013 660
2014 590
2015 540
2016 620
2017 660
2018 690

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 140
2007 130
2008 120
2009 80
2010 90
2011 100
2012 110
2013 120
2015 110
2016 100
2017 110
2018 130

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 40
2009 50
2010 60
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2018 70

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2010 30
2011 30

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 40