Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Charleston-North Charleston, SC

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 14,190
2006 14,520
2007 18,070
2008 18,600
2009 18,880
2010 19,070
2011 21,460
2012 22,810
2013 22,260
2014 22,570
2015 22,230
2016 23,040
2017 23,170
2018 24,010

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2007 70
2008 110
2009 110
2010 100
2011 70
2012 70
2014 50
2015 40
2017 70
2018 90

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 260
2006 220
2007 180
2008 190
2009 190
2010 230
2011 180
2012 220
2013 310
2014 360
2015 410
2016 290
2017 290
2018 280

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 210
2007 150
2008 130
2009 120
2010 100
2011 100
2012 120
2013 100
2014 160
2015 170
2016 160
2017 90
2018 80

Optometrists

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2012 50
2013 60
2014 60
2015 80
2016 70
2017 60
2018 110

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 520
2006 550
2007 710
2008 840
2009 820
2010 810
2011 850
2012 950
2013 950
2014 930
2015 990
2016 1,010
2017 1,030
2018 1,100

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 340
2007 360
2008 240
2009 210
2010 100
2011 140
2012 510
2013 560
2014 690
2015 400
2016 420
2017 350
2018 520

Internists, General

Year Number
2007 70
2008 110
2009 100
2014 60
2015 50
2016 350
2017 340
2018 350

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2008 80
2009 70

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2016 100
2017 90
2018 90

Surgeons

Year Number
2007 190
2008 90
2010 90
2011 90

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 170
2006 220
2007 290
2008 350
2009 410
2010 370
2011 490
2012 420
2013 380
2014 310
2015 350
2016 510
2017 450
2018 500

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 120
2006 100
2007 110
2008 100
2009 100
2010 120
2011 160
2012 150
2013 240
2014 270
2015 340
2016 350
2017 440
2018 460

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 190
2006 180
2007 160
2008 190
2009 240
2010 250
2011 240
2012 320
2013 300
2014 420
2015 160
2016 160
2017 210
2018 180

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 350
2006 470
2007 500
2008 480
2009 470
2010 530
2011 540
2012 610
2013 510
2014 690
2015 450
2016 490
2017 470
2018 410

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 30
2008 40
2010 40
2011 30

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 210
2006 250
2007 410
2008 480
2009 470
2010 470
2011 520
2012 550
2013 390
2014 340
2015 340
2016 340
2017 330
2018 340

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 140
2006 150
2007 100
2008 120
2009 120
2010 170
2011 240
2012 300
2013 360
2014 360
2015 240
2016 220
2017 240
2018 280

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 130
2006 100
2007 120
2008 110
2009 170
2010 180
2011 210
2012 190
2013 180
2014 130
2015 110
2016 100
2017 90
2018 130

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 5,610
2006 5,760
2007 7,700
2008 8,490
2009 8,330
2010 8,540
2012 9,060
2013 9,270
2014 9,440
2015 9,560
2016 9,410
2017 9,440
2018 9,270

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 200
2013 210
2014 160
2015 180

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 200
2013 180
2014 230
2015 240
2016 370
2017 310
2018 330

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2010 160
2011 190
2013 90
2014 100

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 810
2018 820

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 350
2006 370
2007 510
2008 540
2009 550
2010 560
2011 1,180
2012 1,230
2013 1,100
2014 420
2015 420
2016 440

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 410
2006 380
2007 410
2008 340
2009 260
2010 240
2011 370
2012 400
2013 390
2014 260
2015 290
2016 330

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 380
2006 370
2007 430
2008 420
2009 470
2010 440
2011 440
2012 440
2013 390
2014 430
2015 500
2016 530
2017 590
2018 560

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2007 120
2008 200
2009 190
2010 220
2011 150
2012 170
2013 110
2014 130
2015 150
2016 140
2017 160
2018 160

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 120
2006 160
2007 200
2008 170
2009 160
2010 150
2011 140
2012 130
2013 110
2014 90
2015 100
2016 100
2017 130
2018 130

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

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

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 600
2013 610
2014 610
2015 660
2016 550
2017 680
2018 640

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 460
2006 370
2007 540
2008 470
2009 520
2013 100
2014 110
2015 60
2016 60
2017 50
2018 60

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 510
2006 470
2007 490
2008 490
2009 570
2010 590
2011 640
2012 650
2013 570
2014 710
2015 600
2016 630
2017 710
2018 780

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 30
2010 120
2012 40
2014 50
2015 70
2016 40
2017 40
2018 30

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 650
2006 790
2007 960
2008 1,000
2009 1,040
2010 940
2011 1,000
2012 1,140
2013 1,070
2014 1,050
2015 1,290
2016 1,250
2017 1,270
2018 1,250

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 60
2006 130
2007 90

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 150
2007 190
2008 130
2009 110
2010 110
2011 160
2012 200
2013 210
2014 220
2015 250
2016 250
2017 360
2018 380

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 140
2006 170
2007 150
2008 210
2009 200
2010 290
2011 300
2012 380
2013 330
2014 350
2015 460
2016 530
2017 610
2018 620

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 50

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 1,350
2006 1,160
2007 1,150
2008 1,090
2009 1,210
2010 1,360
2011 1,610
2012 1,560
2013 1,360
2014 1,290
2015 1,250
2016 1,540
2017 1,350
2018 1,510

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 310
2006 290
2007 320
2008 200
2009 300
2010 340
2011 470
2012 570
2013 690
2014 830
2015 750
2016 710
2017 740
2018 790

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2006 130
2007 140
2008 140
2009 150
2010 140
2011 130
2012 170
2014 270
2015 220
2016 240
2017 130
2018 200

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2017 30
2018 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2007 240
2008 230
2009 230
2012 200
2013 70
2014 80
2018 80

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2007 110
2008 120
2009 70
2010 60
2011 130
2012 180
2013 180
2014 270
2015 280
2016 300
2017 250
2018 280

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2010 40
2011 80
2014 40
2015 30
2016 60
2017 70
2018 60

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2009 50
2014 40
2015 40