Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Birmingham-Hoover, AL

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 11,450
2006 12,590
2007 12,610
2008 13,760
2009 13,280
2010 13,180
2011 12,850
2012 13,200
2013 13,640
2014 13,890
2015 13,420
2016 13,450
2017 13,780
2018 14,050

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 2,120
2006 2,300
2007 2,660
2008 2,460
2009 2,680
2010 2,740
2011 2,370
2012 2,080
2013 1,030
2014 930
2015 1,060
2016 1,390
2017 1,010
2018 1,060

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2006 190
2007 180
2008 130
2009 120
2014 610
2015 570
2016 660
2018 380

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 5,000
2006 5,170
2007 4,890
2008 6,070
2009 5,510
2010 5,110
2012 4,620
2013 5,390
2014 5,720
2015 5,750
2016 5,520
2017 5,840
2018 5,420

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 450
2013 480
2014 260
2015 270
2016 230
2017 180
2018 150

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 120
2007 150
2008 170
2009 110
2010 80
2011 70
2012 70
2013 120
2014 160
2015 120
2016 110
2017 110
2018 130

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2005 30
2009 30
2015 40

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 320
2006 390
2007 340
2008 350
2009 340
2010 450
2011 470
2012 500
2013 480
2014 490
2015 420
2016 430
2017 460
2018 510

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 140
2007 150
2008 180
2009 270
2010 260
2011 190
2012 110
2013 160
2014 190
2015 160
2016 170
2017 180
2018 200

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2011 180
2012 190
2013 200
2014 50
2018 220

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 470
2006 650
2007 650
2008 810
2009 730
2010 780
2011 760
2012 860
2013 1,020
2014 1,030
2015 970
2016 830
2017 900
2018 780

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,190
2006 1,380
2007 1,640
2008 1,690
2009 1,800
2010 1,780
2011 1,630
2012 1,790
2013 1,890
2014 1,910
2015 1,680
2016 1,850
2017 2,400
2018 2,890

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 220
2006 330
2007 330
2008 250
2009 270
2010 240
2011 300
2012 300
2013 410
2014 500
2015 470
2016 460
2017 560
2018 620

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 400
2006 470
2007 390
2008 350
2009 320
2010 280
2011 340
2012 330
2013 280
2014 250
2016 140
2017 100
2018 140

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 250
2006 240
2007 170
2008 170
2009 250
2010 240
2011 260
2012 230
2014 220

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 440
2006 470
2007 420
2008 480
2010 320
2012 390
2013 380
2014 390

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 380
2013 540
2014 640
2015 660
2016 760
2017 480
2018 540

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 580
2006 630
2007 610
2008 600
2009 520
2012 570
2013 510
2014 490
2015 450
2016 430
2017 480
2018 490