Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Colorado Springs, CO

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,110
2006 5,220
2007 5,550
2008 5,690
2009 6,010
2010 6,060
2011 6,310
2012 6,390
2013 6,590
2014 6,750
2015 6,620
2016 7,190
2017 8,530
2018 9,490

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 710
2006 720
2007 830
2008 990
2009 1,310
2010 1,210
2011 1,250
2012 1,140
2013 1,090
2014 960
2015 710
2016 570
2017 940
2018 1,360

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,690
2006 1,740
2007 2,030
2008 2,030
2009 1,850
2010 1,890
2012 2,210
2013 2,170
2014 2,350
2015 2,350
2016 2,620
2017 2,970
2018 3,270

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 40
2017 170

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 40
2010 30
2011 30
2013 40
2015 60
2016 60
2017 120
2018 140

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 80
2006 70
2007 60
2008 60
2009 80
2010 90
2011 120
2012 100
2013 120
2014 90
2015 130
2016 190
2017 230
2018 240

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 30
2008 60
2013 40
2014 40
2015 50
2017 60

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 30
2007 50
2009 200
2010 250
2011 230
2012 280
2013 330
2014 260
2016 70
2018 400

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 710
2006 890
2007 900
2008 990
2009 1,000
2010 960
2011 880
2012 850
2013 910
2014 930
2015 1,120
2016 1,270
2017 1,270
2018 1,180

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,300
2006 1,110
2007 1,050
2008 890
2009 1,020
2010 1,060
2011 1,130
2012 1,150
2013 1,120
2014 1,250
2015 1,210
2016 1,430
2017 1,500
2018 1,580

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2009 60
2010 50
2011 50
2013 60
2014 80
2015 90
2016 100
2017 110
2018 100

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2006 100
2007 160
2008 160
2009 90
2010 90
2011 100
2012 110
2013 100
2014 110
2015 60
2017 100
2018 140

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2011 70
2012 90
2014 140
2016 100
2017 100
2018 140

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 30
2013 140
2014 190
2015 190
2016 230
2017 320
2018 410

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 260
2006 280
2007 260
2008 210
2009 300
2012 270
2013 250
2014 260
2015 280
2016 320
2017 360
2018 300