Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Altoona, PA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,000
2006 2,130
2007 2,130
2008 2,070
2009 2,430
2010 2,550
2011 2,530
2012 2,790
2013 3,060
2014 2,750
2015 2,490
2016 2,370
2017 2,260
2018 2,320

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2006 510
2007 570
2008 520
2009 710
2010 710
2011 670
2012 850
2013 960
2014 820
2015 670
2016 470
2017 360
2018 370

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 790
2006 820
2007 770
2008 840
2009 1,080
2010 1,140
2012 1,200
2013 1,280
2014 1,080
2015 970
2016 990
2017 900
2018 950

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2010 40
2011 60
2012 70
2013 80
2014 70
2015 50
2018 100

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 60
2008 40
2010 40
2013 100
2014 120
2015 70
2016 70
2017 70
2018 90

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2009 50
2011 40

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2017 50

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2007 120
2008 120
2009 90
2010 80
2011 60
2012 110
2013 130
2014 140
2015 110
2016 120
2017 150
2018 140

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2006 310
2007 340
2008 300
2009 270
2010 320
2011 300
2012 280
2013 300
2014 340
2015 440
2016 440
2017 450
2018 380

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 40
2008 50
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2012 40
2013 40

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2007 50
2011 30

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 120
2007 110
2008 110
2017 30