Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Ames, IA

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,970
2006 1,790
2007 1,880
2008 1,940
2009 1,950
2010 1,870
2011 2,030
2012 2,120
2013 2,190
2014 2,110
2015 2,160
2016 2,120
2017 2,220
2018 2,270

Individual occupations

Pharmacists

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

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2014 100
2015 130
2016 130
2017 130
2018 90

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2013 30
2014 40
2015 30

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2013 30

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2011 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 30
2015 40
2016 40
2017 60
2018 40

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2011 40
2012 40
2013 60
2017 40

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 70
2006 50
2007 70
2008 60
2010 30
2011 40
2012 80
2013 70
2014 80
2015 90
2016 100
2017 90
2018 50

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2007 700
2008 710
2009 700
2010 680
2012 710
2013 720
2014 700
2015 740
2016 730
2017 740
2018 770

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2014 40
2015 30
2016 40

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 70
2018 80

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

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

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 70
2008 70
2009 40
2010 30
2011 50
2012 40
2013 70
2014 60
2015 60
2016 40

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 40
2008 60
2009 70
2010 70
2011 50
2012 60
2013 60
2014 70
2015 70
2016 70
2017 80
2018 80

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2014 60
2015 60
2016 60
2017 60
2018 70

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2007 60
2008 70

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2009 60
2010 60
2011 70
2014 40
2015 40
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 70
2006 50
2007 70
2008 70
2009 90
2010 50
2011 90
2012 110
2013 120
2014 140
2015 130
2016 120
2017 120

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2007 60
2008 70
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2012 90
2013 70
2015 70
2016 70
2017 70
2018 90

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

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

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2007 100
2008 120
2009 130
2011 50
2016 60
2017 80
2018 110

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2007 70
2008 70
2009 70
2010 60
2011 30
2013 60
2014 50
2015 50
2018 60

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2013 30
2017 40
2018 40

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2012 30
2013 30
2014 40
2015 40
2017 40
2018 50