Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 73,970
2006 79,920
2007 85,690
2008 93,840
2009 94,170
2010 98,890
2011 102,240
2012 113,430
2013 110,220
2014 112,780
2015 118,230
2016 124,310
2017 131,410

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 430
2007 320
2008 180
2009 210
2010 250
2011 380
2012 460
2013 400
2014 390
2015 460
2016 600
2017 610

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 670
2006 1,060
2007 840
2008 1,150
2009 1,230
2010 1,180
2011 1,300
2012 1,590
2013 1,860
2014 1,730
2015 2,130
2016 2,040
2017 2,080

Orthodontists

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2009 40

Dentists, All Other Specialists

Year Number
2008 40

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 400
2006 400
2007 410
2008 450
2009 580
2010 610
2011 650
2012 670
2013 730
2014 750
2015 790
2016 850
2017 890

Optometrists

Year Number
2006 180
2007 330
2008 380
2009 380
2010 260
2011 300
2012 290
2013 300
2014 290
2015 350
2016 400
2017 440

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 2,870
2006 3,030
2007 3,060
2008 3,630
2009 3,650
2010 3,530
2011 3,490
2012 3,860
2013 3,870
2014 3,780
2015 3,770
2016 4,060
2017 4,180

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2006 420
2007 590
2017 530

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 1,480
2006 1,830
2007 1,110
2008 980
2009 600
2010 580
2011 640
2012 760
2013 630
2014 710
2015 670
2016 820
2017 930

Internists, General

Year Number
2006 190
2007 140
2008 210
2009 160
2013 1,420
2015 3,370
2016 2,780

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2006 840
2007 760
2008 390
2009 390
2010 450
2011 380
2012 280
2014 600
2015 500
2017 330

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2005 730
2006 880
2007 1,100
2009 960
2011 510
2012 610
2013 970
2017 520

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2007 110
2008 150
2009 370
2010 390
2012 160
2013 170
2014 160
2015 140
2016 190
2017 260

Surgeons

Year Number
2006 660
2007 900
2008 1,010
2009 810
2010 280
2012 550
2013 880
2014 1,080
2015 670
2016 830
2017 1,080

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,310
2006 1,950
2007 2,630
2008 3,950
2009 3,930
2010 5,390
2011 4,810
2012 4,740
2013 3,370
2014 3,290
2015 3,650
2016 4,230
2017 4,420

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 490
2006 610
2007 780
2008 870
2009 980
2010 1,040
2011 980
2012 1,020
2013 1,110
2014 1,220
2015 1,380
2016 1,550
2017 1,580

Podiatrists

Year Number
2009 140
2010 100
2011 50
2012 60
2014 130

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 1,480
2006 1,330
2007 1,540
2008 1,700
2009 1,990
2010 2,240
2011 1,950
2012 1,870
2013 1,770
2014 2,010
2015 2,560
2016 2,760
2017 2,890

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 2,230
2006 1,760
2007 1,860
2008 1,640
2009 2,030
2010 2,720
2011 2,750
2012 2,830
2013 2,380
2014 2,630
2015 3,170
2016 4,230
2017 4,360

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 150
2007 100
2008 110
2009 70
2010 70
2011 90
2012 90
2013 90
2017 440

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 90
2007 100
2008 70
2009 70
2010 60
2011 80
2012 100
2013 120
2014 100
2015 110
2016 140
2017 250

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 1,300
2006 1,030
2007 1,250
2008 1,440
2009 1,940
2010 2,010
2011 1,950
2012 1,920
2013 1,740
2014 2,060
2015 2,100
2016 2,160
2017 2,010

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 1,460
2006 1,680
2007 1,800
2008 1,780
2009 2,050
2010 2,250
2011 2,100
2012 2,520
2013 2,490
2014 3,050
2015 3,530
2016 3,700
2017 3,860

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 290
2011 290
2012 200
2013 110
2014 120
2015 100
2016 150
2017 120

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2005 40
2006 80
2007 70
2008 90
2009 110
2012 150
2013 80
2014 150
2015 240

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 340
2006 590
2007 630
2009 600
2010 600
2011 520
2012 660
2013 620
2014 710
2015 780
2016 900
2017 680

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 24,430
2006 26,640
2007 29,320
2008 31,530
2009 31,100
2010 33,060
2012 39,120
2013 36,840
2014 36,640
2015 37,640
2016 39,250
2017 41,140

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 230
2013 250
2014 240
2015 140

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2012 90
2013 60
2014 40
2015 60
2016 70
2017 70

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 1,280
2013 1,300
2014 1,380
2015 1,670
2016 1,830
2017 2,290

Audiologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2007 70
2008 60
2011 170
2012 140
2013 160
2014 300

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 2,670
2009 90
2010 90
2011 80
2014 70
2015 90
2016 110
2017 110

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 5,620

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,790
2006 2,430
2007 2,540
2008 2,780
2009 2,640
2010 2,620
2011 2,840
2012 2,850
2013 2,900
2014 2,540
2015 2,550
2016 2,270

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,840
2006 2,210
2007 2,320
2008 2,450
2009 2,660
2010 2,570
2011 2,480
2012 2,040
2013 2,390
2014 2,420
2015 2,750
2016 2,580

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 1,930
2006 1,800
2007 2,120
2008 2,200
2009 2,410
2010 2,760
2011 2,910
2012 3,170
2013 2,910
2014 2,850
2015 3,130
2016 3,040
2017 3,750

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 450
2006 550
2007 640
2008 680
2009 520
2010 500
2011 550
2012 790
2013 700
2014 790
2015 800
2016 1,140
2017 1,330

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 570
2006 590
2007 590
2008 540
2009 570
2010 610
2011 750
2012 1,110
2013 1,130
2014 1,000
2015 760
2016 870
2017 960

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 160
2006 260
2007 300
2008 320
2009 260
2010 390
2011 360
2012 460
2013 340
2014 330
2015 220
2016 220
2017 200

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 2,520
2013 2,810
2014 2,900
2015 3,440
2016 3,400
2017 2,760

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,830
2006 2,250
2007 2,240
2008 2,250
2009 2,420
2012 670
2013 570
2014 530
2015 440
2016 690
2017 640

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 1,870
2006 1,340
2007 1,100
2008 1,000
2009 1,080
2010 1,330
2011 1,240
2012 1,170
2014 2,550
2015 2,720
2016 2,440

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 200
2006 230
2007 200
2008 170
2009 170
2011 290
2012 330
2013 270
2014 260
2015 330
2016 440
2017 540

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 3,500
2006 3,710
2007 4,120
2008 5,270
2009 5,390
2010 4,880
2011 4,790
2012 5,200
2013 5,400
2014 5,650
2015 5,620
2016 6,540
2017 7,420

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2005 150
2006 60
2007 110
2008 120
2009 980
2010 1,020
2011 1,270
2012 780
2013 670
2014 610
2015 480
2016 500
2017 670

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 250
2006 350
2007 390
2008 320
2009 140
2010 90
2011 130
2012 300
2013 320
2014 210
2015 200
2016 200
2017 180

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 710
2006 810
2007 930
2008 1,390
2009 1,600
2010 1,590
2011 1,700
2012 2,110
2013 2,110
2014 1,960
2015 1,940
2016 1,780
2017 1,610

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 930
2006 1,080
2007 1,270
2008 1,550
2009 1,260
2010 1,080
2011 900
2012 1,180
2013 1,380
2014 1,340
2015 1,650
2016 1,660
2017 1,880

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 720
2013 770
2014 670
2015 530
2017 1,150

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 7,780
2006 9,300
2007 10,110
2008 11,960
2009 10,390
2010 10,970
2011 11,160
2012 13,150
2013 11,990
2014 11,320
2015 10,570
2016 11,070
2017 11,890

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,590
2006 1,810
2007 1,760
2008 1,770
2009 2,080
2010 2,570
2011 3,290
2012 3,320
2013 2,860
2014 2,660
2015 2,800
2016 3,040
2017 3,120

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 800
2006 810
2007 900
2008 810
2009 1,450
2010 1,410
2011 1,470
2012 1,690
2013 1,660
2014 1,640
2015 1,300
2016 1,210
2017 1,100

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2008 60
2009 70
2011 90
2012 160
2013 190
2015 60
2016 50
2017 50

Hearing Aid Specialists

Year Number
2017 60

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 440
2006 980
2007 1,150
2008 1,220
2009 1,160
2012 660
2013 610
2014 970
2015 1,400
2016 1,460
2017 1,300

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 350
2006 380
2007 450
2008 710
2009 770
2010 880
2011 890
2012 820
2013 890
2014 940
2015 1,200
2016 1,420
2017 1,520

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2005 130
2006 150
2007 200
2008 160
2009 110
2010 140
2011 310
2012 350
2013 310
2014 170
2015 390
2016 430
2017 440

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2006 810
2007 560
2008 210
2009 280
2010 320
2011 340
2012 270
2013 270
2014 250
2015 310
2016 310
2017 330

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 380
2007 430
2008 670
2009 600
2012 400
2013 190
2014 220
2015 260
2016 250