Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Colorado Springs, CO

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 10,100
2006 11,050
2007 12,050
2008 13,110
2009 13,380
2010 13,630
2011 13,830
2012 13,770
2013 12,970
2014 14,490
2015 14,770
2016 15,840
2017 16,610
2018 17,460

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 40
2007 40
2008 50
2009 50
2010 80
2011 70
2012 110
2013 90
2015 110
2016 150
2017 150
2018 170

Dentists, General

Year Number
2006 210
2007 130
2008 110
2010 150
2011 270
2012 290
2014 290
2016 170
2017 120
2018 90

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 50
2008 130
2009 60
2010 60
2011 90
2012 90
2013 90
2014 90
2015 90
2016 90
2017 110
2018 90

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2007 110
2008 100
2009 100
2010 70
2011 70
2012 80
2013 90
2014 120
2015 120
2016 90
2017 70
2018 90

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 390
2006 480
2007 480
2008 500
2009 470
2010 490
2011 460
2012 470
2013 440
2014 510
2015 560
2016 610
2017 500
2018 500

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 110
2007 160
2008 260
2009 250
2011 280
2012 390
2013 330
2014 290
2015 220
2016 330
2017 410
2018 410

Internists, General

Year Number
2007 100
2008 60

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2014 50

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2008 40
2009 50
2010 50
2011 40
2012 40
2016 30
2017 30

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2009 80
2010 80
2013 120
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Surgeons

Year Number
2007 360
2008 300
2009 220
2010 210
2011 150
2013 130
2014 240
2015 190
2016 190
2017 100

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2006 100
2007 200
2008 190
2009 280
2010 260
2011 320
2012 290
2013 340
2014 300
2015 360
2016 330
2017 360
2018 320

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 240
2006 210
2007 110
2008 140
2009 170
2010 220
2011 240
2012 230
2013 230
2014 220
2015 220
2016 250
2017 310
2018 280

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 220
2006 230
2007 220
2008 200
2009 230
2010 220
2011 220
2012 220
2013 270
2014 280
2015 310
2016 300
2017 370
2018 400

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 410
2006 380
2007 440
2008 390
2009 420
2010 460
2011 550
2012 520
2013 570
2014 590
2015 720
2016 640
2017 540
2018 600

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2012 30
2014 40
2015 40
2017 30

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 60

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 120
2009 160
2010 170
2011 170
2012 170
2013 160
2014 210
2015 190
2016 200
2017 250
2018 290

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 210
2006 270
2007 290
2008 260
2009 320
2010 360
2011 390
2012 380
2013 370
2014 380
2015 340
2016 410
2017 470
2018 570

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 140
2006 140
2007 120
2008 130
2011 280
2012 180
2013 190
2014 170
2015 210
2016 190
2017 230
2018 220

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 3,120
2006 3,500
2007 4,140
2008 4,630
2009 4,650
2010 4,980
2012 4,640
2013 4,140
2014 5,230
2015 5,210
2016 5,800
2017 5,800
2018 5,890

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 290
2013 250
2014 160
2015 220
2016 290
2017 350
2018 370

Audiologists

Year Number
2011 60
2012 70

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2008 30
2009 160
2012 30
2013 40
2014 30

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 390
2018 470

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 130
2008 320
2009 200
2010 190
2011 180
2012 160
2013 100

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 110
2007 140
2008 170
2009 150
2010 170
2011 140
2012 140
2014 230
2015 230
2016 200

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 550
2006 390
2007 400
2008 350
2009 440
2010 460
2011 620
2012 610
2013 580
2014 510
2015 420
2016 350
2017 440
2018 490

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 30
2007 50
2008 40
2011 60
2012 60
2013 50
2014 40
2016 60
2017 90
2018 100

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 90
2008 70
2009 90
2010 100
2011 100
2012 120
2013 110
2016 100
2017 160
2018 150

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2009 30
2011 30
2012 30
2017 40
2018 40

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 390
2013 310
2014 330
2015 380
2016 340
2017 420
2018 530

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 190
2006 210
2007 290
2008 320
2009 340
2012 30
2014 50
2015 50
2017 50
2018 70

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 380
2006 510
2007 500
2008 560
2009 500
2011 390
2012 340
2013 400
2014 360
2015 440
2017 550
2018 360

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2007 50
2008 30
2009 30

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 360
2006 570
2007 650
2008 700
2009 740
2010 710
2011 660
2012 640
2013 550
2014 680
2015 620
2016 730
2017 690
2018 790

Surgical Technologists

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

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 170
2006 170
2007 210
2008 270
2009 220
2010 230
2011 230
2012 280
2013 280
2014 260
2015 340
2016 460
2017 540
2018 620

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 80
2013 80
2014 100
2016 150
2017 160

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 810
2006 750
2007 800
2008 870
2009 860
2010 790
2011 750
2012 700
2013 780
2014 760
2015 710
2016 760
2017 830
2018 930

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 430
2006 480
2007 430
2008 410
2009 440
2010 440
2011 410
2012 290
2013 300
2014 340
2015 270
2016 300
2017 310
2018 380

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 270
2006 250
2007 170
2008 180
2009 190
2010 230
2011 170
2012 180
2013 150
2014 160
2015 170
2016 240
2017 270
2018 330

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2006 180
2007 230
2008 220
2009 300
2012 380
2013 290
2014 330
2015 370
2016 330
2017 360
2018 310

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 30
2006 60
2007 80
2008 90
2009 110
2010 80
2011 110
2012 90
2013 100
2014 70
2015 90
2016 90
2017 110
2018 130

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2008 30
2010 30
2011 40
2012 50
2013 50
2014 70
2015 60
2016 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 60
2007 60
2008 60