Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Baton Rouge, LA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,580
2006 8,270
2007 8,180
2008 8,770
2009 8,520
2010 9,030
2011 9,390
2012 10,200
2013 11,730
2014 11,310
2015 10,940
2016 10,250
2017 9,750
2018 10,050

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 830
2006 1,470
2007 1,330
2008 1,510
2009 1,490
2010 1,430
2011 1,810
2012 1,950
2013 3,160
2014 2,060
2015 1,670
2016 1,690
2017 1,510
2018 1,450

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 450
2006 460
2007 410
2008 450
2010 450
2011 460
2012 550
2013 460
2016 260

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 3,890
2006 3,730
2007 3,490
2008 3,610
2009 3,440
2010 3,740
2012 4,210
2013 4,460
2014 4,530
2015 4,670
2016 3,850
2017 3,320
2018 3,150

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 110
2013 170
2014 270
2015 260
2016 270
2017 220

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2006 60
2007 60
2008 30
2009 30
2010 50
2011 70
2012 70
2013 70
2015 110
2017 130
2018 100

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2009 30
2010 30

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 160
2006 130
2007 120
2008 100
2009 150
2010 180
2011 240
2012 220
2013 200
2014 190
2015 200
2016 240
2017 250
2018 320

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 110
2006 210
2007 170
2008 140
2009 190
2010 220
2011 290
2012 320
2013 260
2014 300
2015 320
2016 390
2017 490
2018 560

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2008 50
2009 60
2010 40
2013 50
2014 80
2016 30

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 390
2006 430
2007 610
2008 690
2009 670
2010 650
2011 660
2012 640
2013 630
2014 640
2015 750
2016 670
2017 700
2018 750

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 800
2006 810
2007 870
2008 890
2009 960
2010 1,080
2011 1,050
2012 1,070
2013 1,200
2014 1,270
2015 1,060
2016 1,210
2017 1,220
2018 1,470

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2006 50
2007 70
2008 80
2009 60
2010 80
2011 70
2012 70
2013 50
2014 120
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40
2018 60

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 200
2006 220
2007 240
2008 160
2009 160
2010 190
2011 200
2012 160
2013 200
2014 270
2015 240
2016 340

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 80
2006 80
2007 80
2008 130
2009 80
2010 80

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2006 210
2007 200
2008 280
2009 200
2013 210
2014 330
2015 350
2016 310
2017 360
2018 390

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 200
2013 190
2014 340
2015 290
2016 340
2017 320
2018 350

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 420
2006 400
2007 500
2008 620
2012 500
2013 400
2014 270
2015 270
2016 280
2017 420
2018 410