Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 48,920
2006 51,450
2007 57,780
2008 60,950
2009 67,560
2010 67,970
2011 67,900
2012 66,940
2014 71,720
2015 75,980
2016 82,600
2017 86,720
2018 84,770

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 6,370
2006 7,650
2007 9,230
2008 9,440
2009 16,080
2010 15,370
2011 14,030
2012 8,590
2014 10,690
2015 14,110
2016 14,860
2017 15,520
2018 13,100

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2006 630
2007 910
2009 800
2010 580
2013 2,570
2014 2,330
2015 2,240
2016 1,990
2017 1,970
2018 890

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 19,370
2006 20,370
2007 22,420
2008 25,080
2009 24,980
2010 24,120
2012 21,850
2013 21,990
2014 20,500
2015 19,060
2016 21,110
2017 22,330
2018 22,970

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 1,300
2013 1,000
2014 900
2015 910
2016 700
2017 650
2018 610

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 460
2006 490
2007 420
2008 390
2009 490
2010 570
2011 470
2012 880
2013 1,230
2014 1,750
2015 1,970
2016 1,460
2017 1,690
2018 1,200

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2007 40
2008 80
2009 180
2010 120
2011 70
2012 70
2013 120
2014 120
2015 220
2016 150
2017 180

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 910
2006 770
2007 830
2008 880
2009 890
2010 930
2011 990
2012 1,520
2013 1,570
2014 2,150
2015 1,850
2016 2,050
2017 2,100
2018 2,380

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 670
2006 930
2007 980
2008 1,050
2009 640
2010 650
2011 870
2012 1,380
2013 1,380
2014 1,380
2015 1,580
2016 1,720
2017 1,840
2018 1,800

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 470
2006 810
2007 1,320
2008 1,040
2009 1,160
2010 840
2012 1,070
2013 1,230
2014 1,160
2015 1,490
2017 2,920
2018 3,100

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 5,060
2006 5,380
2007 5,740
2008 5,330
2009 5,110
2010 5,250
2011 5,720
2012 6,040
2013 6,100
2014 6,680
2015 7,640
2016 8,570
2017 9,220
2018 9,730

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 9,630
2006 9,200
2007 9,860
2008 11,340
2009 11,150
2010 13,110
2011 13,090
2012 14,700
2013 13,920
2014 15,990
2015 16,780
2016 19,350
2017 18,950
2018 19,360

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 610
2006 860
2007 830
2008 790
2009 710
2010 710
2011 820
2012 1,020
2013 1,110
2014 980
2015 970
2016 900
2017 1,000
2018 1,260

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 700
2006 790
2007 1,140
2008 1,330
2009 1,160
2010 1,000
2011 1,320
2012 1,170
2013 1,010
2015 1,130
2016 1,550
2017 2,340
2018 1,860

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 650
2006 520
2007 630
2008 500
2009 530
2010 450
2011 650
2012 750
2013 900
2014 740
2015 900
2016 760
2017 730
2018 500

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 1,530
2006 1,200
2007 1,180
2008 750
2009 1,130
2010 1,730
2011 1,790
2012 1,320
2013 1,000
2014 1,190
2015 1,360
2016 1,190
2017 1,610
2018 1,850

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 1,770
2013 2,250
2014 2,790
2015 2,880
2016 3,060
2017 2,580
2018 2,490

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 1,830
2007 2,260
2008 2,450
2009 2,530
2012 1,320
2013 1,050
2014 1,030
2015 880
2016 1,100
2017 1,080
2018 1,570