Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 37,370
2006 36,330
2007 36,920
2008 39,800
2009 41,120
2010 42,700
2011 43,240
2012 45,220
2013 47,560
2014 49,440
2015 51,200
2016 54,340
2017 57,420
2018 57,740

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 3,580
2006 2,950
2007 4,510
2008 5,970
2009 6,610
2010 5,960
2011 5,380
2012 3,810
2013 4,350
2014 3,780
2015 5,060
2016 5,090
2017 6,750
2018 6,450

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 740
2010 580
2011 760
2012 610
2013 640
2014 460
2015 530
2016 500
2017 570
2018 780

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 14,300
2006 14,260
2007 13,630
2008 14,890
2009 15,390
2010 15,790
2012 16,110
2013 16,730
2014 17,550
2015 16,570
2016 18,680
2017 19,000
2018 19,340

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 580
2013 400
2014 430
2015 1,090
2016 1,760
2017 1,830
2018 1,230

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 210
2006 270
2007 280
2008 220
2009 210
2010 100
2011 140
2012 140
2013 220
2014 220
2015 300
2016 420
2017 510
2018 500

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2009 150
2010 110
2011 150
2012 120
2013 100
2014 70
2015 130
2016 130
2017 110
2018 40

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 890
2006 570
2007 560
2008 440
2009 550
2010 580
2011 650
2012 630
2013 490
2014 580
2015 750
2016 990
2017 1,190
2018 1,250

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 400
2006 280
2007 330
2008 270
2009 290
2010 190
2011 260
2012 280
2013 470
2014 530
2015 420
2016 310
2017 220
2018 340

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 390
2006 680
2007 890
2008 1,610
2009 1,570
2010 1,650
2011 1,860
2012 1,830
2013 1,300
2014 1,190
2015 1,420
2016 1,900
2017 2,130
2018 1,740

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 3,800
2006 4,110
2007 4,040
2008 4,660
2009 4,740
2010 4,910
2011 4,700
2012 5,120
2013 5,580
2014 6,230
2015 6,500
2016 6,340
2017 6,400
2018 4,970

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 6,900
2006 7,050
2007 7,990
2008 7,340
2009 7,900
2010 8,540
2011 9,920
2012 10,010
2013 10,820
2014 11,710
2015 11,410
2016 11,570
2017 11,990
2018 14,520

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 460
2006 470
2007 500
2008 490
2009 400
2010 360
2011 380
2012 710
2013 700
2014 740
2015 510
2016 640
2017 730
2018 980

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 1,350
2006 1,060
2007 870
2008 620
2009 530
2010 500
2011 480
2012 800
2013 1,250
2014 1,250
2015 1,200
2016 980
2017 910
2018 850

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 760
2006 750
2007 600
2008 920
2009 830
2010 880
2011 570
2012 530
2014 210
2015 250
2017 850

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 1,490
2006 1,380
2007 990
2010 970
2011 1,660
2012 1,620
2013 1,090
2014 1,160
2015 1,510
2016 1,340
2017 1,040
2018 800

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 1,410
2013 1,950
2014 1,950
2015 1,960
2016 1,920
2017 2,290
2018 2,590

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 2,010
2007 1,250
2008 1,520
2009 1,100
2012 900
2013 1,320
2014 1,380
2015 1,610
2016 1,170
2017 910
2018 420