Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 31,790
2006 33,680
2007 35,700
2008 36,700
2009 36,240
2010 36,290
2011 36,700
2012 36,200
2013 36,380
2014 35,950
2015 37,540
2016 38,470
2017 38,490
2018 39,340

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 5,710
2006 5,020
2007 4,940
2008 4,700
2009 4,770
2010 5,150
2011 5,870
2012 6,170
2013 6,040
2014 5,020
2015 4,880
2016 5,530
2017 5,560
2018 7,170

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 670
2006 730
2008 1,180
2009 1,140
2010 650
2011 480
2013 470
2014 380
2015 360
2016 330
2017 390
2018 360

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 13,590
2006 15,900
2007 16,920
2008 17,680
2009 17,910
2010 17,440
2012 13,780
2013 13,380
2014 13,580
2015 14,930
2016 14,880
2017 14,040
2018 12,670

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 850
2013 990
2014 870
2015 1,030
2016 1,030
2017 1,050
2018 740

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 160
2006 160
2007 120
2008 210
2009 270
2010 330
2011 310
2012 280
2013 270
2014 310
2015 400
2016 320
2017 300
2018 260

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2005 110
2006 80
2007 100
2008 80
2009 70
2010 60
2011 60
2012 60
2013 80
2014 70
2017 70

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 350
2006 390
2007 510
2008 680
2009 670
2010 670
2011 690
2012 700
2013 600
2014 520
2015 770
2016 760
2017 790
2018 840

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 520
2006 620
2007 650
2008 680
2009 490
2010 780
2011 850
2012 890
2013 740
2014 750
2015 750
2016 900
2017 930
2018 880

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 280
2006 660
2007 800
2008 480
2009 670
2010 610
2011 610
2012 480
2013 520
2014 1,140
2015 1,100
2016 1,110
2017 980
2018 900

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 2,070
2006 1,880
2007 2,340
2008 2,480
2009 2,220
2010 2,190
2011 2,460
2012 2,750
2013 2,770
2014 2,710
2015 2,440
2016 2,650
2017 2,680
2018 3,140

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 4,780
2006 4,200
2007 4,500
2008 3,990
2009 4,090
2010 4,110
2011 4,220
2012 4,600
2013 4,990
2014 5,100
2015 5,460
2016 5,400
2017 6,110
2018 6,680

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 240
2006 340
2007 410
2008 420
2009 340
2010 250
2011 240
2012 520
2013 700
2014 890
2015 850
2016 780
2017 760
2018 660

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 570
2006 510
2007 440
2008 600
2009 530
2010 690
2011 580
2012 650
2013 500
2014 340
2015 270
2017 470
2018 420

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 260
2006 340
2007 380
2008 350
2010 240
2011 210
2012 230
2014 320
2016 30
2018 80

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 870
2006 1,120
2007 1,100
2008 1,500
2009 1,210
2010 870
2011 700
2012 810
2013 990
2014 740
2015 800
2016 720
2017 760

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 1,060
2013 920
2014 920
2015 1,100
2016 1,360
2017 1,510
2018 1,610

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,630
2006 1,740
2008 1,660
2009 1,670
2013 1,960
2014 2,280
2015 2,110
2016 2,110
2017 2,050
2018 2,230