Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 29,430
2006 30,950
2007 30,640
2008 30,260
2009 31,230
2010 32,250
2011 33,290
2012 32,850
2013 33,130
2014 32,630
2015 34,210
2016 34,950
2017 35,340
2018 36,220

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 50
2008 90
2009 90
2010 80
2011 80
2012 100
2013 90
2014 100
2016 170
2017 180
2018 140

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 230
2007 270
2008 390
2009 420
2010 340
2011 270
2012 320
2013 410
2014 390
2015 300
2016 210
2017 260
2018 310

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 260
2006 260
2007 240
2008 260
2009 300
2010 310
2011 340
2012 260
2013 250
2014 270
2015 270
2016 270
2017 230
2018 220

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 30
2007 40
2008 40
2009 60
2010 80
2011 80
2012 120
2013 100
2014 110
2015 90
2016 120
2017 90
2018 100

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 1,120
2006 1,170
2007 1,250
2008 1,290
2009 1,170
2010 1,140
2011 1,110
2012 1,210
2013 1,280
2014 1,270
2015 1,310
2016 1,440
2017 1,480
2018 1,380

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2010 320
2011 360
2012 320
2013 230
2014 230
2015 270
2016 270
2017 280
2018 230

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2009 40
2010 50
2011 70
2012 160
2013 160
2014 120
2015 190
2016 230
2017 320
2018 190

Internists, General

Year Number
2015 220

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2005 80
2012 90
2013 90
2014 70
2015 80
2016 70
2017 80

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110
2012 190
2013 190
2015 190
2016 170
2017 170

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 80
2007 70
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2013 110
2014 100
2015 120
2017 140
2018 80

Surgeons

Year Number
2007 80
2008 100
2009 110
2010 130
2013 230
2014 230
2015 130
2016 130
2017 130
2018 110

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,090
2006 1,250
2007 1,400
2008 1,340
2009 2,160
2010 2,340
2011 2,470
2012 1,610
2013 1,390
2014 1,270
2015 1,580
2016 1,540
2017 1,960

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 320
2006 370
2007 360
2008 330
2009 360
2010 360
2011 380
2012 340
2013 370
2014 500
2015 630
2016 610
2017 560
2018 580

Podiatrists

Year Number
2008 40
2009 30
2010 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 30
2015 30
2016 50
2017 30

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 490
2006 530
2007 880
2008 800
2009 800
2010 600
2011 570
2012 560
2013 540
2014 520
2015 580
2016 600
2017 690
2018 640

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 910
2006 930
2007 960
2008 1,000
2009 1,040
2010 900
2011 910
2012 940
2013 930
2014 880
2015 900
2016 1,020
2017 1,070
2018 1,170

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2012 40
2013 40
2014 150
2015 150
2016 180
2017 70
2018 120

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 140
2006 140
2007 140
2008 120
2009 100
2010 80
2011 90
2012 90
2013 90
2014 90
2015 90
2016 70
2017 60
2018 50

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 380
2006 300
2007 360
2008 360
2009 420
2010 380
2011 420
2012 440
2013 450
2014 460
2015 440
2016 470
2017 440
2018 430

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 640
2006 720
2007 650
2008 810
2009 910
2010 840
2011 920
2012 860
2013 840
2014 920
2015 1,100
2016 1,170
2017 930
2018 930

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 50
2011 40

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2006 70
2007 80
2008 70
2009 60
2012 50
2013 50
2014 40
2015 30
2016 40
2017 60
2018 60

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 180
2006 180
2007 160
2008 170
2009 200
2010 180
2011 180
2012 180
2013 170
2014 140
2015 130
2016 200
2017 210
2018 210

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 11,200
2006 12,230
2007 11,770
2008 11,470
2009 10,800
2010 11,460
2012 11,440
2013 11,980
2014 11,370
2015 11,800
2016 11,840
2017 11,480
2018 11,950

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2018 280

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2017 40
2018 30

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 730
2013 700
2014 720
2015 710
2016 680
2017 820
2018 870

Audiologists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2009 100
2011 70
2015 60

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 110
2006 130
2007 90
2008 70
2009 50
2010 50
2011 40
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 960
2018 960

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 370
2006 410
2007 330
2008 330
2009 290
2010 370
2011 310
2012 390
2013 380
2014 390
2015 360
2016 350

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 350
2006 420
2007 380
2008 330
2009 500
2010 460
2011 490
2012 220
2013 240
2014 230
2015 310
2016 300

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 980
2006 840
2007 820
2008 810
2009 1,000
2010 1,060
2011 1,120
2012 980
2013 880
2014 880
2015 1,030
2016 1,110
2017 1,120
2018 1,050

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 170
2006 160
2007 200
2008 190
2009 230
2010 210
2011 200
2012 130
2013 140
2014 140
2015 190
2016 210
2017 250
2018 240

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 200
2007 190
2008 230
2009 240
2010 260
2011 220
2012 250
2013 270
2014 280
2015 230
2016 250
2017 240
2018 260

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 130
2008 140
2009 100
2010 80
2011 80
2012 80
2013 110
2014 110
2015 110
2016 100
2017 100
2018 100

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 940
2013 870
2014 940
2015 850
2016 870
2017 750
2018 870

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 970
2006 830
2007 900
2008 950
2009 970
2012 100
2013 100
2014 80
2015 90
2016 120
2017 100
2018 120

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2007 630
2008 620
2009 520
2011 460
2012 590
2013 680
2015 650
2016 640
2017 800
2018 730

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 220
2006 200
2007 210
2008 110
2009 100
2010 120
2011 100
2012 100
2013 70
2014 70
2015 70
2016 70
2017 60
2018 70

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,010
2006 1,030
2007 1,120
2008 1,120
2009 1,240
2010 1,350
2011 1,340
2012 1,320
2013 1,320
2014 1,390
2015 1,520
2016 1,500
2017 1,370
2018 1,230

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2018 120

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 30
2008 40
2011 30
2012 30
2013 30

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 290
2006 280
2007 240
2008 240
2009 270
2010 280
2011 320
2012 300
2013 320
2014 320
2015 390
2016 430
2017 460
2018 470

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 270
2006 310
2007 330
2008 370
2009 420
2010 410
2011 360
2012 320
2013 250
2014 220
2015 280
2016 310
2017 420
2018 490

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 4,830
2006 4,630
2007 4,470
2008 4,090
2009 4,020
2010 4,120
2011 4,300
2012 4,240
2013 4,210
2014 4,110
2015 4,210
2016 4,170
2017 4,030
2018 4,110

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 570
2006 610
2007 500
2008 480
2009 570
2010 720
2011 770
2012 690
2013 680
2014 650
2015 720
2016 760
2017 750
2018 900

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 190
2006 190
2007 190
2008 300
2009 290
2010 340
2011 280
2012 290
2013 220
2014 290
2015 330
2016 410
2017 380

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2009 30
2018 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 240
2006 220
2007 220
2008 190
2009 280
2012 220
2013 230
2014 290
2015 260
2016 290
2017 300
2018 280

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 150
2006 210
2007 170
2008 190
2009 210
2010 240
2011 220
2012 180
2013 190
2014 220
2015 260
2016 260
2017 250
2018 250

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2005 30
2014 30

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 80
2006 90
2007 90
2008 60
2009 100
2010 90
2011 90
2012 100
2013 100
2014 120
2015 120
2016 120
2017 90
2018 90

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2006 90
2007 80
2008 100
2009 90
2012 100
2013 90
2014 70
2015 70
2016 70
2017 90
2018 120