Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 107,810
2006 116,110
2007 123,060
2008 132,530
2009 133,690
2010 139,160
2011 145,590
2012 158,240
2013 158,750
2014 160,390
2015 170,930
2016 179,070
2017 187,980
2018 191,790

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 740
2006 570
2007 660
2008 450
2009 470
2010 460
2011 600
2012 650
2013 700
2014 680
2015 810
2016 790
2017 920
2018 910

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 1,330
2006 1,630
2007 1,380
2008 1,780
2009 1,940
2010 1,830
2011 2,010
2012 2,180
2013 2,660
2014 2,720
2015 3,320
2016 3,470
2017 3,060
2018 2,720

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Year Number
2015 160
2016 190

Orthodontists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 90
2008 90
2009 50
2018 210

Dentists, All Other Specialists

Year Number
2007 30
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 500
2006 560
2007 590
2008 660
2009 800
2010 880
2011 950
2012 950
2013 970
2014 1,000
2015 1,010
2016 1,090
2017 1,320
2018 1,310

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 300
2006 310
2007 450
2008 550
2009 550
2010 420
2011 470
2012 530
2013 580
2014 530
2015 630
2016 630
2017 690
2018 800

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 4,440
2006 4,660
2007 4,700
2008 5,620
2009 5,760
2010 5,190
2011 5,110
2012 5,500
2013 5,710
2014 5,650
2015 5,730
2016 5,860
2017 6,220
2018 5,970

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2006 500
2007 710
2009 870
2010 650
2013 130
2016 650
2017 720
2018 680

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 1,770
2006 2,060
2007 1,300
2008 1,220
2009 880
2010 920
2011 1,000
2012 1,200
2013 890
2014 1,120
2015 1,010
2017 1,570

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 200
2006 280
2007 250
2008 350
2009 360
2010 380
2013 1,620
2015 3,680
2016 3,020
2017 2,090

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2005 1,090
2006 890
2007 900
2008 540
2009 580
2010 580
2011 530
2012 410
2013 500
2014 620
2015 510
2017 340
2018 480

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2006 900
2007 1,380
2009 1,190
2010 1,060
2011 960
2012 1,250
2013 1,110
2014 800
2017 640

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2007 210
2008 230
2009 440
2010 410
2011 350
2012 300
2013 310
2014 350
2015 220
2016 260
2017 390
2018 370

Surgeons

Year Number
2005 950
2006 1,110
2007 1,260
2008 1,320
2009 1,060
2010 760
2011 550
2012 920
2013 980
2014 1,170
2015 840
2016 1,190
2017 1,450
2018 1,750

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 2,070
2006 2,750
2007 3,570
2008 4,950
2009 4,930
2010 6,470
2011 6,210
2012 6,070
2013 5,070
2014 4,840
2015 5,490
2016 5,360
2017 5,600

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 1,160
2007 980
2008 1,140
2009 1,170
2010 1,250
2011 1,220
2012 1,240
2013 1,350
2014 1,520
2015 1,690
2016 2,180
2017 2,210
2018 2,810

Podiatrists

Year Number
2007 70
2009 210
2010 150
2011 160
2012 140
2013 190
2014 170
2016 210
2018 110

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 1,840
2006 1,820
2007 2,020
2008 2,330
2009 2,550
2010 2,740
2011 2,400
2012 2,380
2013 2,250
2014 2,630
2015 3,160
2016 3,570
2017 3,830
2018 3,150

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 2,850
2006 2,520
2007 2,750
2008 2,700
2009 2,970
2010 3,490
2011 3,640
2012 3,960
2013 3,510
2014 3,790
2015 4,320
2016 5,700
2017 5,870
2018 5,940

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2005 180
2006 160
2007 120
2008 140
2009 100
2010 130
2011 150
2012 150
2013 130
2017 500
2018 940

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 130
2007 130
2008 110
2009 120
2010 90
2011 100
2012 120
2013 140
2014 140
2015 150
2016 190
2017 290
2018 350

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 1,720
2006 1,530
2007 1,700
2008 2,030
2009 2,590
2010 2,890
2011 3,010
2012 2,830
2013 2,710
2014 2,820
2015 3,140
2016 3,310
2017 3,290
2018 3,320

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 2,030
2006 2,420
2007 2,580
2008 2,500
2009 2,730
2010 2,970
2011 2,830
2012 3,300
2013 3,190
2014 3,870
2015 4,520
2016 4,800
2017 5,090
2018 4,820

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 330
2011 340
2012 220
2013 160
2014 160
2015 140
2016 170
2017 140
2018 220

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2006 80
2007 80
2008 100
2009 140
2012 240
2015 250
2018 40

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 620
2006 870
2007 990
2009 1,090
2010 1,080
2011 900
2012 1,050
2013 1,000
2014 1,160
2015 1,230
2016 1,320
2017 1,140
2018 1,140

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 35,570
2006 38,740
2007 41,970
2008 44,670
2009 44,770
2010 47,840
2012 54,780
2013 54,170
2014 52,570
2015 55,090
2016 56,960
2017 59,570
2018 59,730

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 320
2016 790
2017 1,410
2018 1,620

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2012 100
2013 60
2014 40
2015 60
2016 70
2017 70

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 1,800
2013 1,980
2014 2,130
2015 2,620
2016 2,760
2017 3,190
2018 3,300

Audiologists

Year Number
2005 120
2006 100
2007 110
2008 130
2009 200
2010 220
2011 270
2012 280
2013 370
2014 480
2018 110

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 3,110
2007 1,310
2009 130
2010 130
2011 120
2012 100
2013 130
2014 300
2015 270
2016 300
2018 180

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 7,910
2018 7,620

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 2,590
2006 3,210
2007 3,280
2008 3,600
2009 3,390
2010 3,550
2011 3,800
2012 3,930
2013 4,020
2014 3,610
2015 3,680
2016 3,430

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 2,590
2006 3,280
2007 3,360
2008 3,310
2009 3,300
2010 3,370
2011 3,330
2012 2,940
2013 3,270
2014 3,220
2015 3,760
2016 3,610

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 2,830
2006 2,590
2007 3,030
2008 3,010
2009 3,300
2010 3,510
2011 3,900
2012 4,350
2013 4,210
2014 3,970
2015 4,300
2016 4,120
2017 4,760
2018 4,760

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 610
2006 810
2007 910
2008 1,030
2009 750
2010 800
2011 820
2012 1,070
2013 1,070
2014 1,130
2015 1,220
2016 1,490
2017 1,930
2018 2,060

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 820
2006 810
2007 810
2008 740
2009 820
2010 840
2011 1,030
2012 1,420
2013 1,480
2014 1,380
2015 1,180
2016 1,310
2017 1,380
2018 1,340

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 230
2006 350
2007 400
2008 420
2009 320
2010 450
2011 420
2012 520
2013 420
2015 580
2016 570
2017 260
2018 260

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 3,430
2013 3,930
2014 3,970
2015 4,590
2016 4,550
2017 4,340
2018 4,140

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 2,870
2006 3,510
2007 3,490
2008 3,370
2009 3,470
2012 900
2013 830
2014 710
2015 650
2016 940
2017 920
2018 1,050

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 2,360
2006 2,010
2007 1,760
2008 1,890
2009 2,010
2010 2,310
2011 2,440
2012 2,440
2014 3,980
2015 4,890
2016 4,820
2017 4,960
2018 4,380

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 390
2006 340
2007 320
2008 230
2009 210
2010 240
2011 320
2012 360
2013 320
2014 310
2015 450
2016 600
2017 700
2018 680

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 5,300
2006 5,660
2007 6,020
2008 7,310
2009 7,430
2010 7,010
2011 7,000
2012 7,490
2013 7,930
2014 8,500
2015 8,470
2016 9,260
2017 10,170
2018 11,230

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2006 190
2007 180
2008 210
2009 1,380
2010 1,420
2011 1,680
2012 840
2014 680
2015 820
2016 820
2017 1,090
2018 810

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 450
2006 540
2007 700
2008 620
2009 300
2010 120
2011 170
2012 490
2013 500
2014 400
2015 280
2016 280
2017 230
2018 190

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,330
2006 1,440
2007 1,650
2008 2,210
2009 2,350
2010 2,360
2011 2,680
2012 3,020
2013 2,950
2014 2,700
2015 2,900
2016 2,860
2017 2,570
2018 2,590

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,430
2006 1,760
2007 1,920
2008 2,310
2009 2,000
2010 1,600
2011 1,460
2012 1,870
2013 2,360
2014 2,380
2015 2,710
2016 2,780
2017 2,900
2018 3,180

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 860
2013 970
2014 940
2015 860
2016 1,020
2017 1,660
2018 1,570

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 12,260
2006 13,860
2007 15,000
2008 16,740
2009 14,610
2010 14,940
2011 15,610
2012 17,410
2013 16,840
2014 15,700
2015 15,300
2016 15,740
2017 16,370
2018 16,760

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 2,090
2006 2,370
2007 2,490
2008 2,520
2009 3,280
2010 3,750
2011 4,600
2012 4,670
2013 4,220
2014 3,950
2015 4,000
2016 4,530
2017 4,730
2018 4,770

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 1,280
2006 1,430
2007 1,410
2008 1,110
2009 1,720
2010 1,640
2011 1,730
2012 2,040
2013 2,170
2014 2,350
2015 2,010
2016 2,150
2017 1,910
2018 1,970

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2007 80
2008 70
2009 70
2011 90
2012 170
2013 240
2014 200
2015 100
2016 80
2017 80
2018 110

Hearing Aid Specialists

Year Number
2016 40
2017 70

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 830
2006 1,600
2007 1,610
2008 1,500
2009 1,780
2012 1,040
2013 980
2014 1,350
2015 1,860
2016 2,070
2017 1,950
2018 2,110

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 550
2006 650
2007 770
2008 1,010
2009 1,080
2010 1,190
2011 1,320
2012 1,260
2013 1,320
2014 1,340
2015 1,690
2016 2,000
2017 2,270
2018 2,410

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2005 180
2006 200
2007 240
2008 210
2009 160
2010 190
2011 350
2012 430
2013 400
2014 340
2015 610
2016 630
2017 610
2018 610

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2006 880
2007 640
2008 310
2009 400
2010 450
2011 460
2012 460
2013 460
2014 430
2015 560
2016 620
2017 680
2018 650

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 490
2007 560
2008 810
2009 740
2012 570
2013 280
2014 280
2015 310
2016 300
2018 590