Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Columbia, MO

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,250
2006 2,090
2007 2,230
2008 2,170
2009 2,160
2010 1,740
2011 1,990
2012 2,350
2013 2,550
2014 2,620
2015 2,490
2016 2,500
2017 2,710
2018 2,700

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 440
2006 580
2007 540
2008 450
2009 340
2010 230
2011 200
2013 250
2016 430
2018 530

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,120
2006 710
2007 850
2008 910
2009 900
2010 790
2012 1,220
2013 1,280
2014 1,200
2015 1,030
2016 1,060
2017 1,240
2018 1,000

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 40
2006 60
2011 50
2012 40
2013 50
2014 30
2017 50
2018 60

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2008 60
2009 70
2010 60

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 200
2006 210
2007 240
2008 240
2009 220
2010 180
2011 180
2012 180
2013 220
2014 240
2015 260
2016 200
2017 240
2018 240

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 70
2006 110
2007 130
2008 130
2009 120
2010 170
2011 170
2012 200
2013 160
2014 130
2015 150
2016 160
2017 250
2018 250

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 80
2007 60
2008 30
2009 40
2011 50
2018 90

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 110
2008 90
2009 80
2010 40
2011 40
2012 60
2013 60
2014 50
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2018 50

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 50
2008 50
2009 40
2013 80
2014 70
2015 80
2016 80
2018 60

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 70
2013 70

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 60
2006 100
2007 80
2008 70
2009 70
2012 50
2013 70
2014 60
2015 70
2016 60
2017 60
2018 80