Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Joplin, MO

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 4,280
2007 4,870
2008 5,480
2009 5,990
2010 5,360
2011 5,490
2012 5,540
2013 5,590
2014 5,410
2015 5,090
2016 5,350
2017 5,520
2018 5,500

Individual occupations

Dentists, General

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

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2007 60
2013 30
2014 30
2015 30
2016 40
2017 40
2018 30

Optometrists

Year Number
2009 30
2015 30

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 170
2006 120
2007 140
2008 160
2009 170
2010 150
2011 150
2012 170
2013 150
2014 150
2015 150
2016 170
2017 140
2018 140

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 210
2007 80
2008 90
2010 120
2011 110
2012 120

Surgeons

Year Number
2006 60
2008 40

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2007 110
2008 120
2009 210
2010 210
2011 240
2017 50
2018 50

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2007 100
2008 100
2009 70
2010 60
2011 70
2015 60
2016 100
2017 90

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2007 120
2008 170
2009 150
2010 150
2011 130
2013 250
2014 210
2015 130
2016 120
2017 110
2018 70

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2008 110
2009 140
2010 110
2011 130
2012 160
2013 170
2015 110
2018 150

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 80
2007 100
2008 70
2009 90
2010 90
2011 110
2014 120
2016 50
2017 60
2018 70

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 30
2012 40
2014 30
2015 30
2016 40
2017 30
2018 40

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2007 1,700
2008 1,760
2009 2,140
2010 2,050
2012 2,050
2013 2,170
2014 2,250
2015 2,080
2016 2,240
2017 2,230
2018 2,230

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2013 260
2015 220
2016 240
2017 260
2018 260

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 190
2018 230

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2007 130
2008 140
2009 120
2010 100
2011 110
2015 80
2016 50

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2007 70
2008 120
2009 120
2010 110
2011 40
2014 100
2015 100
2016 150

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2007 110
2008 110
2009 90
2010 70
2011 80
2012 90
2013 90
2014 100
2015 120
2016 130
2017 150
2018 140

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2011 30

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2007 40

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2015 100
2016 120
2017 110
2018 120

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2007 150
2008 180
2009 210

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 110
2006 110
2007 150
2008 260
2009 230
2010 250
2011 250
2015 100
2017 190
2018 170

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 250
2006 170
2007 240
2008 300
2009 320
2010 270
2011 270
2012 320
2013 300
2014 260
2015 260
2016 260
2017 280
2018 250

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2007 150
2008 130
2010 60
2011 50
2015 40
2016 50
2017 60
2018 70

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 40
2007 50

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 610
2006 460
2007 600
2008 610
2009 700
2010 520
2011 510
2012 380
2013 370
2014 370
2015 450
2016 430
2017 470
2018 360

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2007 140
2008 140
2009 160
2010 120
2011 160
2012 190
2013 170
2014 150
2015 70
2016 70
2017 70
2018 70

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 140
2008 50
2009 70
2010 70
2011 40
2014 40
2015 60

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2009 80
2015 40

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2017 60
2018 70

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2013 60
2014 80
2015 70

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2018 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2013 50
2014 50