Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 32,500
2006 34,160
2007 36,260
2008 38,270
2009 39,450
2010 41,000
2011 43,810
2012 45,250
2013 47,840
2014 47,080
2015 59,960
2016 60,800
2017 58,420
2018 61,490

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 140
2006 140
2007 110
2008 90
2009 140
2010 200
2011 230
2012 170
2013 170
2014 180
2015 260
2016 290
2017 320
2018 290

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 240
2006 330
2007 520
2008 630
2009 540
2010 520
2011 520
2012 590
2013 760
2014 770
2015 910
2016 840
2017 850
2018 820

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Year Number
2014 60

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 160
2006 220
2007 270
2008 320
2009 270
2010 180
2011 180
2012 180
2013 240
2014 320
2015 390
2016 360
2017 350
2018 410

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 100
2007 140
2010 160
2011 180
2012 210
2013 190
2014 220
2015 260
2016 260
2017 230
2018 230

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 1,150
2006 1,180
2007 1,430
2008 1,640
2009 1,640
2010 1,650
2011 1,750
2012 1,810
2013 1,940
2014 1,900
2015 2,220
2016 1,910
2017 2,190
2018 2,260

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2007 220
2008 240
2009 290
2010 160
2011 200
2012 120
2013 120
2014 160
2015 120

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 400
2006 570
2007 670
2008 700
2009 870
2010 680
2011 950
2012 600
2013 640
2014 620
2015 650
2016 980
2017 650
2018 630

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 190
2006 170
2007 240
2008 210
2009 190
2011 100
2012 90
2013 360
2015 300
2016 330
2017 170
2018 190

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2005 180
2006 170
2007 140
2008 170
2009 170
2010 110
2011 120
2012 120
2013 150
2014 140
2015 90
2016 250
2017 200
2018 200

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2005 180
2006 170
2007 180
2008 160
2009 290
2012 80
2013 190
2014 200
2015 200
2016 220
2017 240
2018 180

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2006 40
2013 120
2014 180
2015 140
2016 140
2017 90
2018 100

Surgeons

Year Number
2005 370
2006 280
2007 220
2008 270
2009 280
2010 270
2011 320
2012 280
2013 370
2014 400
2015 480
2016 450
2017 290
2018 220

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 820
2006 1,180
2007 1,250
2008 990
2009 1,140
2010 730
2011 980
2012 1,000
2013 1,440
2014 1,800
2015 1,930
2016 2,860
2017 2,760
2018 3,000

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 330
2006 330
2007 320
2008 320
2009 370
2010 420
2011 600
2012 520
2013 370
2014 350
2015 710
2016 770
2017 750
2018 710

Podiatrists

Year Number
2005 30
2010 50
2011 80
2012 70
2013 80
2014 50
2015 90
2016 70
2017 30
2018 50

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 390
2006 500
2007 460
2008 520
2009 460
2010 480
2011 360
2012 490
2013 600
2014 710
2015 710
2016 700
2017 660
2018 720

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 490
2006 590
2007 610
2008 680
2009 650
2010 690
2011 760
2012 900
2013 1,080
2014 990
2015 1,120
2016 1,030
2017 1,140
2018 1,280

Radiation Therapists

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

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 100
2008 60
2009 80
2010 70
2011 80
2012 70
2013 70
2014 50
2015 150
2016 60
2017 80
2018 70

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2006 500
2007 550
2008 530
2009 530
2010 590
2011 620
2012 730
2013 790
2014 790
2015 970
2016 1,050
2017 940
2018 1,060

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 430
2006 470
2007 470
2008 610
2009 700
2010 690
2011 550
2012 720
2013 690
2014 790
2015 950
2016 1,070
2017 1,110
2018 1,030

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2014 40
2015 70
2017 50
2018 50

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 380
2006 370
2007 330
2008 350
2009 310
2010 330
2011 350
2012 370
2013 410
2014 430
2015 630
2016 610
2017 650
2018 660

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 13,410
2006 14,060
2007 15,510
2008 16,400
2009 17,030
2010 17,940
2012 17,880
2013 18,660
2014 18,110
2015 23,330
2016 23,030
2017 20,980
2018 22,450

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 600
2013 660
2014 670
2015 780
2016 580
2017 610
2018 800

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2014 30
2016 40
2017 50
2018 40

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 700
2013 600
2014 490
2015 780
2016 890
2017 820
2018 1,200

Audiologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 80
2007 80
2008 80
2009 60
2010 60
2011 50
2012 70
2013 70
2014 50
2015 80
2016 110
2017 130
2018 50

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 60
2007 50
2014 40
2015 70
2016 80
2017 80
2018 90

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 1,510
2018 1,560

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 480
2006 510
2007 540
2008 570
2009 460
2010 490
2011 350
2012 430
2013 710
2014 690
2015 890
2016 580

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 700
2006 800
2007 750
2008 690
2009 570
2010 700
2011 960
2012 1,020
2013 1,300
2014 950
2015 1,100
2016 840

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 1,070
2006 1,050
2007 1,090
2008 1,000
2009 1,050
2010 1,190
2011 1,340
2012 1,290
2013 1,170
2014 1,130
2015 1,320
2016 1,700
2017 1,860
2018 2,170

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2007 210
2008 210
2009 200
2010 210
2011 270
2012 330
2013 350
2014 260
2015 300
2016 330
2017 280
2018 320

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2006 260
2007 310
2008 260
2009 230
2010 270
2011 270
2012 270
2013 270
2014 230
2015 330
2016 340
2017 390
2018 410

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

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

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 1,040
2013 1,160
2014 1,050
2015 1,540
2016 1,540
2017 1,380
2018 1,540

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 830
2006 840
2007 950
2008 1,090
2009 1,180
2012 200
2013 370
2014 300
2015 410
2016 320
2017 210
2018 220

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 690
2006 1,090
2007 840
2008 880
2009 1,040
2010 1,090
2011 1,300
2012 1,480
2013 1,380
2014 1,330
2015 1,810
2016 1,620
2017 1,700
2018 2,000

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 80
2006 50
2007 40
2008 30
2009 50
2010 80
2011 80
2012 120
2013 80
2014 110
2015 70
2016 90
2017 100
2018 120

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,430
2006 1,520
2007 1,720
2008 2,080
2009 1,920
2010 2,180
2011 2,310
2012 2,630
2013 2,570
2014 2,610
2015 3,230
2016 3,290
2017 3,290
2018 3,150

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2009 50
2010 80
2011 490
2012 380
2013 430
2015 340
2017 480
2018 480

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2006 60
2007 70
2008 40
2009 40
2010 50

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 440
2006 450
2007 580
2008 670
2009 670
2010 750
2011 700
2012 750
2013 690
2014 610
2015 700
2016 810
2017 850
2018 930

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 470
2006 410
2007 460
2008 600
2009 690
2010 810
2011 720
2012 740
2013 700
2014 690
2015 880
2016 740
2017 720
2018 570

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 310
2013 210
2014 270
2015 650
2016 860
2017 850
2018 850

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 1,970
2006 2,100
2007 2,080
2008 2,220
2009 2,530
2010 2,690
2011 2,960
2012 2,480
2013 2,430
2014 2,710
2015 3,790
2016 4,010
2017 3,740
2018 3,580

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 980
2006 950
2007 750
2008 780
2009 800
2010 770
2011 890
2012 860
2013 830
2014 860
2015 1,380
2016 1,380
2017 1,630
2018 1,570

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 360
2006 410
2007 440
2008 480
2009 520
2010 580
2011 470
2012 480
2013 420
2014 460
2015 560
2016 580
2017 580
2018 400

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2017 30

Hearing Aid Specialists

Year Number
2013 50
2014 60
2016 40
2017 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 220
2006 200
2007 190
2008 150
2009 130
2012 770
2013 740
2014 750
2015 1,080
2016 1,020
2017 1,110
2018 1,180

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 200
2006 270
2007 320
2008 360
2009 290
2010 300
2011 380
2012 380
2013 370
2014 280
2015 310
2016 410
2017 420
2018 500

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 50
2016 40
2017 70
2018 80

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 30
2007 40
2008 60
2009 40
2010 80
2011 150
2012 120
2013 130
2014 130
2015 170
2016 200
2017 190
2018 290

Genetic Counselors

Year Number
2018 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 210
2006 320
2007 430
2008 590
2009 470
2012 110
2013 110
2016 60
2017 80
2018 100