Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Anchorage, AK

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,340
2006 3,510
2007 3,560
2008 3,900
2009 4,750
2010 4,380
2011 4,780
2012 4,910
2013 5,470
2014 5,070
2015 5,110
2016 4,710
2017 5,160
2018 4,910

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 1,010
2006 1,060
2007 930
2008 1,030
2009 1,390
2010 970
2011 1,170
2012 1,270
2013 1,900
2014 1,480
2015 1,200
2016 670
2017 840
2018 610

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 140
2006 170
2008 110
2009 90
2010 130
2011 140
2012 130
2013 130
2014 100
2015 110

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2006 800
2008 1,070
2009 1,140
2010 960
2012 1,080
2013 1,070
2014 800
2015 860
2016 970
2017 1,040
2018 980

Orderlies

Year Number
2013 110

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 70
2006 50
2013 40
2014 30
2015 50
2016 50
2018 240

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2012 50

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 60
2007 170
2008 190
2009 260
2010 170
2011 170
2012 220
2013 270
2014 380
2015 570
2016 630
2017 510
2018 410

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 300
2006 440
2007 420
2008 480
2009 550
2010 680
2011 640
2012 570
2013 500
2014 570
2015 730
2016 780
2017 710
2018 620

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 330
2006 430
2007 480
2008 590
2009 710
2010 790
2011 760
2012 790
2013 780
2014 900
2015 920
2016 890
2017 1,090
2018 1,170

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2006 40
2010 80
2011 80
2012 50
2016 90
2017 120
2018 170

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 60
2007 80
2008 60
2009 70
2010 40
2011 50
2012 50
2013 100
2014 90
2015 70
2016 40
2017 50
2018 50

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2013 60
2015 70

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2007 30
2008 40
2009 70
2010 90
2011 100
2012 90
2013 90
2014 110
2015 90
2016 60
2017 50

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 170
2013 160
2014 130
2015 60
2016 90
2017 80
2018 170

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 250
2006 320
2007 290
2008 270
2009 420
2012 260
2013 160
2014 190
2015 200
2016 280
2017 270
2018 210