Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2015 68,470
2016 73,460
2017 76,540

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2015 250
2016 300
2017 590

Dentists, General

Year Number
2015 1,660
2016 1,780
2017 1,970

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2015 520
2016 510
2017 490

Optometrists

Year Number
2015 370
2016 250
2017 310

Pharmacists

Year Number
2015 2,890
2016 2,710
2017 3,910

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2015 2,100
2016 1,350
2017 1,290

Internists, General

Year Number
2015 210
2017 230

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2015 160
2016 170
2017 130

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2015 890
2016 620
2017 740

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2016 60
2017 80

Surgeons

Year Number
2015 740
2016 590
2017 520

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2015 2,010
2016 2,280
2017 2,740

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2015 970
2016 650
2017 920

Podiatrists

Year Number
2015 120
2016 100

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2015 1,370
2016 1,540
2017 1,600

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2015 2,170
2016 2,160
2017 2,000

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2017 60

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2015 60
2016 80
2017 80

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2015 1,290
2016 1,560
2017 2,060

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2015 1,100
2016 1,440
2017 1,570

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2015 120

Veterinarians

Year Number
2015 570
2016 700
2017 710

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2015 18,890
2016 21,300
2017 22,920

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2016 40

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2015 60
2016 70

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2015 1,350
2016 1,470
2017 1,160

Audiologists

Year Number
2015 110
2016 110
2017 100

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2015 560
2017 280

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 2,810

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2015 1,520
2016 1,610

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2015 1,680
2016 1,760

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2015 2,150
2016 2,330
2017 2,460

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2015 280
2016 290
2017 320

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2015 360
2016 350
2017 430

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2015 90
2016 100
2017 120

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2015 1,180
2016 1,220
2017 1,270

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2015 460
2016 510
2017 370

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2015 1,440
2016 1,660
2017 1,750

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2015 150
2016 180
2017 270

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2015 3,570
2016 4,000
2017 3,510

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2015 410
2016 440
2017 470

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2015 70

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2015 640
2016 730
2017 740

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2015 1,220
2016 1,110
2017 1,180

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2015 440
2016 280
2017 280

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2015 6,860
2016 7,470
2017 6,200

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2015 1,580
2016 1,910
2017 1,870

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2015 980
2016 1,200
2017 1,190

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2016 50

Hearing Aid Specialists

Year Number
2015 70
2016 70

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2015 1,240
2017 2,340

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2015 470
2016 550
2017 670

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2015 60
2016 90
2017 140

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2015 160
2016 210
2017 210

Genetic Counselors

Year Number
2015 50

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 230
2016 270
2017 380