Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Decatur, AL

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,460
2006 2,500
2007 2,820
2008 2,970
2009 2,900
2010 2,820
2011 2,810
2012 2,970
2013 2,750
2014 2,620
2015 2,640
2016 2,700
2017 2,740
2018 2,530

Individual occupations

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 210
2006 170
2007 150
2008 140
2009 140
2010 140
2011 130
2012 150
2013 140
2014 140
2015 170
2016 150
2017 120
2018 100

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2009 40
2013 30

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2010 60
2011 50
2012 60
2013 80
2014 80
2015 120
2016 140
2017 140
2018 80

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2010 30
2011 40
2012 30

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 30
2006 30
2007 40
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40
2011 60
2012 50
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 60
2017 50
2018 50

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2007 30
2012 40
2016 40
2017 50
2018 40

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 30
2007 40
2008 30
2009 30
2013 30
2014 40
2015 50
2016 30

Veterinarians

Year Number
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 870
2006 850
2007 990
2008 1,010
2009 980
2010 980
2012 1,070
2013 970
2014 910
2015 930
2016 920
2017 930
2018 870

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 60
2016 120
2017 120
2018 80

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 120
2018 90

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2009 50
2010 30
2011 30

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2007 90
2008 70
2009 70
2010 90
2011 110
2012 90
2013 70
2014 70
2015 80
2016 70

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 130
2007 100
2008 110
2009 50
2010 60
2011 80
2012 100
2013 110
2014 100
2015 120
2016 100
2017 140
2018 140

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2007 30
2008 30
2009 40
2010 30

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 80
2013 70
2014 80
2015 80
2016 80
2018 70

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 40
2009 80

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2008 100
2010 100
2011 60
2012 60

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 150
2006 190
2007 220
2008 220
2009 180
2010 180
2011 180
2012 190
2013 170
2014 180
2015 220
2016 210
2017 210
2018 180

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2010 40

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2007 60
2010 30
2011 40
2012 70
2013 70
2014 70
2017 30

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2015 30
2017 40
2018 40

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 400
2006 350
2007 330
2008 390
2009 420
2010 460
2011 440
2012 420
2013 380
2014 320
2015 290
2016 270
2017 240
2018 210

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 60
2008 50
2009 50
2010 60
2011 60
2012 50
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 50
2017 60
2018 80

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2010 40

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2014 30
2015 40
2016 60
2017 60
2018 40