Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Athens-Clarke County, GA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,430
2006 1,570
2007 1,560
2008 1,880
2009 1,610
2010 1,700
2011 1,840
2012 2,250
2013 2,160
2014 1,880
2015 1,760
2016 1,870
2017 1,990
2018 2,200

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 220
2007 150
2008 330
2009 310
2010 260
2011 90
2012 80
2013 90
2014 60
2015 50
2016 170
2017 160
2018 170

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 430
2006 610
2007 630
2008 650
2009 480
2010 370
2012 1,010
2013 980
2014 600
2015 430
2016 350
2017 410
2018 720

Physical Therapist Assistants

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

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2016 40

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2012 60
2013 40

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2006 110
2007 140
2008 190
2009 200
2010 230
2011 230
2012 220
2013 210
2014 260
2015 220
2016 190
2017 160
2018 190

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 260
2006 250
2007 260
2008 310
2009 280
2010 420
2011 430
2012 430
2013 470
2014 500
2015 450
2016 500
2017 610
2018 680

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2014 60
2015 70
2016 80
2017 60
2018 60

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2008 40
2009 50
2010 80
2011 70
2012 50
2013 30
2015 40
2016 40
2017 90
2018 80

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2006 40
2008 70
2010 50

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 110
2007 100
2008 90
2009 80
2010 110
2011 130
2012 130
2013 80
2014 90
2015 70
2016 90
2018 50

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2013 70
2014 70
2015 80
2016 70

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 120
2007 80
2008 70
2009 50
2016 100
2017 100