Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Brownsville-Harlingen, TX

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,680
2006 5,800
2007 4,360
2008 6,440
2009 7,750
2010 7,910
2011 6,820
2012 4,620
2013 4,840
2014 5,380
2015 10,040
2016 9,400
2017 10,650
2018 7,530

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 3,400
2006 3,570
2007 2,100
2008 3,760
2009 4,550
2010 4,280
2011 2,840
2012 630
2013 1,140
2014 1,840
2015 6,120
2016 5,600
2017 6,550
2018 4,050

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2010 140
2011 270
2012 440
2013 440

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,260
2006 1,110
2007 1,080
2008 1,480
2009 1,770
2010 1,880
2012 1,560
2013 1,480
2014 1,270
2015 1,830
2016 1,670
2017 1,940
2018 1,170

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 30

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2011 40
2012 50
2013 40
2014 30
2016 30
2017 40
2018 70

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 80
2017 70
2018 100

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2007 110
2008 150
2009 120
2010 120
2011 90
2012 100
2013 150
2014 150
2015 150
2016 100
2018 60

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 190
2006 200
2007 190
2008 180
2009 200
2010 220
2011 270
2012 310
2013 360
2014 370
2015 310
2016 310
2017 310
2018 330

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 420
2006 480
2007 510
2008 590
2009 590
2010 860
2011 920
2012 1,070
2013 870
2014 940
2015 770
2016 850
2017 880
2018 1,200

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2010 50
2011 30
2012 40
2013 30

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2007 60
2008 50
2009 60
2010 40
2011 40

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 40

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 120
2013 110
2014 80
2015 110
2016 120
2017 150
2018 100

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 140
2008 70
2009 100
2012 130
2013 100
2015 70
2016 80
2017 90
2018 70