Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Charleston, WV

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 4,160
2006 4,510
2007 4,020
2008 4,650
2009 4,430
2010 4,490
2011 4,760
2012 4,700
2013 4,330
2014 3,770
2015 3,220
2016 3,280
2017 3,020
2018 2,920

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 810
2006 680
2007 700
2008 1,300
2009 1,150
2010 1,280
2011 1,350
2012 1,620
2013 970
2014 580
2016 490
2017 420

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 160
2006 260
2007 230
2013 350
2014 350
2015 110

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,740
2006 1,810
2007 1,180
2008 1,210
2009 1,230
2010 1,150
2012 980
2013 980
2014 890
2015 860
2016 1,050
2017 1,010
2018 950

Orderlies

Year Number
2014 70
2015 60
2016 70
2017 70

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2008 30
2009 30
2011 30
2013 30
2014 50
2015 110
2016 90
2017 90

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2006 80
2007 90
2008 110
2009 110
2010 100
2011 100
2012 100
2013 90
2014 90
2015 70
2016 40
2017 60
2018 70

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 40

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2008 40
2009 50
2011 50
2014 40
2017 30
2018 40

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2006 350
2007 370
2008 370
2009 320
2010 280
2011 310
2012 340
2013 280
2014 260
2015 160
2016 170
2017 190
2018 160

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 550
2006 570
2007 660
2008 720
2009 840
2010 890
2011 930
2012 830
2013 780
2014 780
2015 700
2016 750
2017 630
2018 670

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2006 70
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 30
2013 90
2014 90
2015 80
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 150
2006 160
2007 150
2008 120
2009 140
2010 150
2011 180
2012 150
2013 130
2014 90
2015 90
2016 80
2017 90
2018 90

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 110
2006 150
2007 180
2008 160
2009 140
2010 130
2011 110
2012 70
2014 60
2018 60

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 110
2008 90
2009 80
2010 60
2011 80
2012 80
2013 90
2014 70
2015 70
2016 100
2017 150

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 140
2013 270
2014 270
2015 330
2016 320
2017 170
2018 230

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 150
2006 220
2007 300
2008 300
2009 240