Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 16,040
2006 16,750
2007 18,090
2008 18,900
2009 18,890
2010 18,340
2011 17,460
2012 14,850
2013 14,360
2014 15,020
2015 15,810
2016 15,760
2017 15,090
2018 14,400

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 4,710
2006 5,110
2007 5,620
2008 6,420
2009 6,230
2010 6,580
2011 5,800
2012 4,250
2013 3,690
2014 4,380
2015 4,930
2016 4,470
2017 3,710
2018 2,620

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 240
2012 270
2013 270
2014 200
2015 220
2016 220

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 6,480
2006 7,150
2007 7,080
2008 6,700
2009 6,590
2010 6,610
2012 5,840
2013 5,760
2014 5,670
2015 5,380
2016 5,380
2017 5,780
2018 5,800

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 140
2013 190
2014 190
2015 100
2016 70
2017 90
2018 100

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 170
2006 200
2007 270
2008 300
2009 310
2010 290
2011 320
2012 320
2013 290
2014 240
2015 240
2016 220
2017 300
2018 220

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2012 40
2013 30
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 290
2006 220
2007 230
2008 250
2009 300
2010 230
2011 230
2012 270
2013 250
2014 250
2015 300
2016 310
2017 260
2018 280

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 190
2006 130
2007 110
2008 160
2009 150
2010 150
2011 100
2012 110
2013 120
2014 120
2015 120
2016 150
2017 150
2018 140

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2006 110
2007 90
2008 140
2009 130
2010 150
2011 90
2012 100
2013 70
2014 70
2015 100
2017 380

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,260
2006 1,260
2007 1,180
2008 1,080
2009 1,070
2010 1,170
2011 1,070
2012 950
2013 1,030
2014 1,050
2015 1,100
2016 1,000
2017 1,000
2018 1,060

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,000
2006 820
2007 940
2008 1,090
2009 1,270
2010 1,250
2011 1,140
2012 980
2013 1,110
2014 1,310
2015 1,570
2016 1,820
2017 1,500
2018 1,720

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 130
2006 170
2007 130
2008 150
2009 130
2010 150
2011 140
2012 120
2013 100
2014 110
2015 140
2016 160
2017 170
2018 210

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 430
2006 400
2007 690
2008 560
2009 620
2010 380
2011 460
2012 370
2013 310
2014 320
2015 280
2016 240
2017 150
2018 180

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 270
2006 210
2007 220
2008 150
2009 170
2010 200
2011 220
2012 190
2013 220
2014 250
2015 240
2016 140
2017 170

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 130
2006 180
2010 230
2011 310
2012 260
2014 330
2015 490
2016 480
2017 390
2018 500

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2013 180
2014 190
2015 290
2016 340
2017 390
2018 330

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 610
2006 510
2008 1,420
2009 1,450
2012 530
2013 430
2014 290
2015 260
2016 370
2017 420
2018 540