Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Chattanooga, TN-GA

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 11,980
2006 10,830
2007 12,950
2008 14,960
2009 16,650
2010 16,410
2011 16,280
2012 17,030
2013 17,270
2014 16,510
2015 16,200
2016 16,520
2017 16,160
2018 17,080

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2007 60
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Dentists, General

Year Number
2006 150
2007 120
2008 100
2013 30
2014 70
2015 80
2016 100
2017 110
2018 130

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 80
2006 70
2007 110
2008 140
2009 110
2010 130
2011 100
2012 110
2013 80
2014 70
2015 50
2016 60
2017 80
2018 90

Optometrists

Year Number
2011 50
2012 60
2015 60
2016 90
2017 50
2018 50

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 360
2006 360
2007 460
2008 490
2009 580
2010 590
2011 570
2012 540
2013 450
2014 460
2015 470
2016 530
2017 520
2018 550

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2008 120
2010 80

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 70
2006 30
2007 60
2009 30
2013 120
2014 100

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 130
2006 220
2007 150
2008 80
2010 70
2011 40
2012 50
2014 170

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2005 70
2012 40
2015 120
2016 70
2017 60

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2006 100
2007 90
2008 60
2015 40
2016 60
2017 100

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2010 30

Surgeons

Year Number
2005 70
2007 90
2008 100
2009 130
2010 140
2011 270
2012 240
2013 270
2014 180
2015 140

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2006 320
2007 420
2008 380
2009 320
2010 290
2011 390
2012 330
2013 400
2014 410
2015 460
2016 420
2017 340
2018 330

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 70
2007 100
2008 120
2009 100
2010 140
2011 170
2012 170
2013 140
2014 160
2015 180
2016 200
2017 130
2018 190

Podiatrists

Year Number
2006 40

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 140
2008 150
2009 330
2010 300
2011 330
2012 240
2013 190
2014 140
2015 170
2016 160
2017 170
2018 230

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 300
2006 200
2007 280
2008 260
2009 470
2010 550
2011 620
2012 620
2013 630
2014 510
2015 420
2016 330
2017 370
2018 450

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2010 30
2016 50

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 40
2010 40
2011 30
2012 40

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 280
2006 170
2007 160
2008 170
2009 230
2010 310
2011 340
2012 350
2013 350
2014 340
2015 370
2016 350
2017 330
2018 350

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 100
2007 140
2008 210
2009 270
2010 240
2011 240
2012 180
2013 190
2014 180
2015 240
2016 250
2017 210
2018 320

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 30

Veterinarians

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

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 4,450
2006 3,210
2007 4,250
2008 5,680
2009 6,830
2010 6,530
2012 6,310
2013 6,140
2014 5,850
2015 5,190
2016 5,830
2017 5,670
2018 6,080

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 180
2013 360
2014 180
2015 160

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 420
2013 470
2014 430
2015 430
2016 560
2017 710
2018 740

Audiologists

Year Number
2008 30
2009 40
2015 30

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2006 110
2007 50

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 760
2018 630

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 240
2006 240
2007 320
2008 330
2009 310
2010 300
2011 310
2012 320
2013 220
2015 210
2016 280

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 350
2006 400
2007 460
2008 460
2009 450
2010 360
2011 330
2012 310
2013 330
2014 350
2015 460
2016 560

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 260
2006 300
2007 320
2008 330
2009 320
2010 190
2011 200
2012 190
2013 270
2014 370
2015 390
2016 370
2017 300
2018 340

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 70
2007 100
2008 100
2009 60
2010 160
2011 160
2012 220
2014 150
2015 140
2016 200

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

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

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

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

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 600
2013 530
2014 480
2015 480
2016 510
2017 530
2018 470

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 320
2006 390
2007 470
2008 500
2009 530
2012 40
2013 90
2014 90
2015 100
2016 110
2017 120
2018 150

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 410
2006 580
2007 530
2008 630
2009 540
2010 600
2011 540
2012 590
2013 570
2014 500
2015 350
2016 330
2017 450
2018 520

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2007 30
2008 50
2009 50
2010 110
2011 90
2012 90
2014 140
2017 30
2018 60

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 470
2006 600
2007 660
2008 740
2009 750
2010 750
2011 770
2012 810
2013 870
2014 890
2015 970
2016 970
2017 870
2018 790

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2005 260
2009 180
2010 160
2011 150
2012 180

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2009 30

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 260
2008 470
2009 450
2010 430
2011 330
2012 360
2013 270
2014 240
2015 260
2016 310
2018 360

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 90
2007 150
2008 180
2009 210
2010 170
2011 180
2012 150
2013 170
2014 160
2015 130
2017 60
2018 70

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2018 50

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 1,440
2006 1,280
2007 1,470
2008 1,650
2009 1,920
2010 1,690
2011 1,710
2012 1,480
2013 1,600
2014 1,530
2015 1,690
2016 1,580
2017 1,770
2018 1,880

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 200
2006 270
2007 350
2008 290
2009 270
2010 290
2011 300
2012 310
2013 440
2014 480
2015 490
2016 300
2017 240
2018 230

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 120
2006 90
2007 60
2008 50
2010 40
2011 50
2012 80
2013 80
2014 120
2015 110
2016 100
2017 60
2018 70

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2006 90
2007 140
2008 120
2009 70
2012 80
2013 80
2014 70
2016 40
2017 70
2018 120

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 40
2008 120
2009 70
2010 80
2011 170
2012 180
2013 190
2014 100
2015 100
2016 140
2017 130
2018 150

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2013 50
2016 50
2017 80
2018 70

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2010 60
2014 80
2015 50
2016 50
2017 60
2018 60

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 150
2008 130
2009 220
2012 210
2013 130
2014 190
2015 280
2016 280
2017 260
2018 130