Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Columbus, OH

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 46,600
2006 45,980
2007 47,320
2008 49,090
2009 49,230
2010 50,960
2011 53,210
2012 55,790
2013 56,830
2014 59,110
2015 62,310
2016 63,750
2017 63,440
2018 64,590

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 140
2006 150
2007 180
2008 210
2009 210
2010 150
2011 160
2012 170
2013 150
2014 160
2015 200
2016 220
2017 240
2018 250

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 420
2006 410
2007 450
2008 600
2009 580
2010 810
2011 940
2012 980
2013 740
2014 510
2015 530
2016 570
2017 600
2018 570

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Year Number
2006 50
2007 50
2016 90

Dentists, All Other Specialists

Year Number
2009 60
2012 140
2013 180
2014 130

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 350
2006 370
2007 410
2008 410
2009 400
2010 430
2011 440
2012 400
2013 370
2014 370
2015 440
2016 450
2017 420
2018 410

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 220
2007 210
2008 180
2009 190
2010 140
2011 160
2012 210
2013 350
2014 330
2015 280
2016 190
2017 280
2018 280

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 1,460
2006 1,850
2007 2,500
2008 2,630
2009 2,600
2010 2,150
2011 2,290
2012 2,330
2013 2,200
2014 1,970
2015 2,120
2016 2,140
2017 2,260
2018 1,940

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2006 190
2007 290
2008 170
2009 140
2010 40
2011 260
2013 260
2015 290
2016 350
2017 320
2018 390

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 930
2007 1,250
2008 1,010
2009 870
2010 810
2011 470
2013 970
2014 1,230
2015 580
2016 590
2017 550
2018 430

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 460
2006 550
2007 350
2008 560
2009 410
2010 400
2011 140
2012 170
2013 210
2014 200
2015 810
2016 1,100
2017 1,160

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2006 160
2007 180
2008 200
2009 100
2010 150
2011 190
2012 290
2013 290
2014 210
2015 190
2016 240
2017 280
2018 250

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2006 410
2007 310
2008 380
2009 230
2010 270
2011 310
2012 370
2013 460
2014 330
2015 400
2016 300
2017 410
2018 390

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2005 80
2006 120
2007 120
2008 170
2009 130
2010 140
2011 130
2012 250
2013 220
2015 130
2016 310
2017 310
2018 280

Surgeons

Year Number
2005 310
2006 400
2007 430
2008 450
2009 540
2010 600
2011 540
2012 560
2013 480
2014 410
2015 680
2016 870
2017 870

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 3,310
2006 1,720
2007 1,560
2009 2,610
2010 2,260
2011 2,380
2012 2,450
2013 2,230
2014 2,000
2015 2,230
2016 2,420
2017 2,940
2018 2,700

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 310
2007 290
2008 330
2009 320
2010 400
2011 410
2012 460
2013 360
2014 480
2015 580
2016 730
2017 590
2018 550

Podiatrists

Year Number
2007 40
2008 70
2009 80
2010 70
2011 90
2012 100
2013 80
2014 110
2015 120
2016 130
2017 50
2018 60

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 460
2006 390
2007 450
2008 650
2009 820
2010 940
2011 850
2012 900
2013 870
2014 710
2015 780
2016 790
2017 720
2018 680

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 790
2006 790
2007 820
2008 1,010
2009 1,240
2010 1,250
2011 1,330
2012 1,260
2013 1,090
2014 890
2015 1,210
2016 1,370
2017 1,320
2018 1,220

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 40
2008 70
2009 70
2010 60
2012 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 40
2017 60
2018 60

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 140
2007 160
2008 140
2009 170
2010 80
2011 90
2012 50
2013 40
2014 50
2015 50
2016 70
2017 60
2018 100

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 820
2006 740
2007 710
2008 670
2009 720
2010 750
2011 800
2012 790
2013 800
2014 910
2015 1,010
2016 1,190
2017 930
2018 920

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 590
2006 670
2007 650
2008 740
2009 840
2010 820
2011 780
2012 680
2013 820
2014 770
2015 780
2016 850
2017 850
2018 1,080

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 60
2017 60
2018 70

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2005 110
2006 70
2007 60
2008 70
2009 50
2012 30
2013 210
2017 230
2018 250

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 320
2006 300
2007 320
2008 450
2009 480
2010 460
2011 440
2012 550
2013 590
2014 570
2015 590
2016 760
2017 830
2018 870

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 16,160
2006 16,920
2007 17,440
2008 16,750
2009 16,460
2010 17,740
2012 19,430
2013 21,360
2014 23,390
2015 23,500
2016 23,210
2017 22,070
2018 23,880

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 340
2013 350
2014 370
2015 450
2016 480
2017 360
2018 510

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 670
2013 610
2014 630
2015 1,050
2016 1,180
2017 1,230
2018 1,230

Audiologists

Year Number
2006 70
2007 90
2008 70
2009 160
2011 80
2012 80
2013 90
2014 130
2015 160
2016 150
2017 120
2018 120

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 180
2006 160
2007 140
2008 140
2009 130
2010 140
2011 130
2012 140
2013 170
2014 240
2015 190
2016 170
2017 140
2018 100

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 2,290
2018 2,290

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,050
2006 1,300
2007 1,180
2008 1,070
2009 1,090
2010 1,210
2011 1,280
2012 1,220
2013 1,440
2014 1,540
2015 1,380
2016 1,060

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,070
2006 920
2007 1,040
2008 840
2009 980
2010 1,110
2011 1,120
2012 980
2013 1,060
2014 1,170
2015 1,400
2016 1,170

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 1,160
2006 1,140
2007 1,110
2008 1,180
2009 1,190
2010 1,480
2011 1,580
2012 1,750
2013 1,510
2014 1,370
2015 1,280
2016 1,510
2017 1,900
2018 1,910

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 220
2006 190
2007 240
2008 250
2009 240
2010 170
2011 170
2012 170
2013 220
2014 330
2015 380
2016 460
2017 320
2018 280

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 390
2006 190
2007 210
2008 280
2009 300
2010 300
2011 240
2012 270
2013 280
2014 270
2015 290
2016 220
2017 250
2018 330

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 100
2007 100
2008 140
2009 120
2010 140
2011 100
2012 100
2013 80
2014 110
2015 100
2016 100
2017 100
2018 90

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 1,340
2013 1,360
2014 1,570
2015 1,480
2016 1,470
2017 1,460
2018 1,500

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,520
2006 1,600
2007 1,410
2008 1,200
2009 1,350
2012 190
2013 210
2014 210
2015 270
2016 270
2017 300
2018 190

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 2,290
2006 1,540
2008 940
2009 850
2010 840
2011 1,020
2012 1,130
2013 1,360
2014 1,290
2015 1,220
2016 1,400
2017 1,270
2018 1,560

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 140
2007 210
2008 180
2009 110
2010 70
2011 60
2012 80
2013 80
2014 90
2015 90
2016 100
2017 100
2018 150

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,130
2006 1,530
2007 2,270
2008 2,430
2009 2,260
2010 2,040
2011 2,140
2012 2,220
2013 2,090
2014 2,140
2015 2,290
2016 2,380
2017 2,570
2018 2,490

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2005 370
2007 290
2008 320
2009 200
2010 110
2011 110
2013 120
2014 180
2015 210
2016 240
2017 390
2018 450

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 50
2006 30
2008 40
2010 30
2015 50
2016 70
2017 60
2018 40

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 650
2006 690
2007 660
2008 550
2009 470
2010 460
2011 400
2012 460
2013 550
2014 650
2015 650
2016 620
2017 740
2018 730

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 520
2006 550
2007 580
2008 840
2009 630
2010 740
2011 690
2012 1,060
2013 1,070
2014 1,140
2015 1,120
2016 960
2017 700
2018 920

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2013 70
2015 170
2018 120

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 4,360
2006 4,600
2007 5,140
2008 5,370
2009 5,380
2010 5,870
2011 6,560
2012 6,140
2013 5,240
2014 5,130
2015 5,780
2016 5,610
2017 5,830
2018 6,270

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,090
2006 950
2007 940
2008 890
2009 840
2010 930
2011 940
2012 990
2013 880
2014 1,120
2015 1,130
2016 1,270
2017 1,220
2018 1,460

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 500
2006 400
2007 410
2008 530
2009 520
2010 560
2011 620
2012 670
2013 670
2014 580
2015 660
2016 620
2017 710
2018 610

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2007 40
2008 50
2009 70
2010 50
2011 50
2012 100
2013 120
2014 140
2015 180
2017 200
2018 130

Hearing Aid Specialists

Year Number
2015 120
2016 120

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 450
2006 400
2007 430
2008 500
2009 1,120
2012 710
2013 690
2014 740
2015 770
2016 850
2017 800
2018 920

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 210
2006 290
2007 270
2008 370
2009 420
2010 500
2011 480
2012 400
2013 510
2014 650
2015 780
2016 880
2017 970
2018 950

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2005 80
2006 90
2007 70
2008 80
2009 140
2010 130
2011 140
2012 140
2013 160
2014 140
2015 120
2016 160
2017 170
2018 160

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 90
2006 70
2007 90
2008 90
2009 130
2010 150
2011 180
2012 160
2013 130
2014 140
2015 260
2016 290
2017 280
2018 210

Genetic Counselors

Year Number
2018 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 160
2008 120
2009 100
2012 130
2013 180
2014 200
2015 130
2017 80
2018 70