Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Kansas City, MO-KS

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 20,090
2006 21,430
2007 22,380
2008 24,220
2009 25,540
2010 25,120
2011 25,390
2012 25,120
2013 25,790
2014 24,880
2015 25,480
2016 25,160
2017 25,700
2018 25,360

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 1,770
2006 2,730
2007 3,330
2008 4,070
2009 4,240
2010 4,060
2011 3,770
2012 3,630
2013 2,570
2014 1,820
2015 2,400
2016 2,380
2017 2,280
2018 1,830

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 570
2006 650
2007 370
2009 550
2010 390
2011 820
2012 680
2013 640
2014 440
2015 520
2016 590
2017 410
2018 410

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 10,540
2006 10,360
2007 10,320
2008 10,630
2009 11,330
2010 11,470
2012 10,690
2013 11,850
2014 12,330
2015 12,350
2016 11,980
2017 12,260
2018 12,300

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 360
2013 330
2014 240
2015 250
2016 260
2017 290
2018 240

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 210
2006 210
2007 210
2008 190
2009 180
2010 160
2011 260
2012 240
2013 230
2014 210
2015 290
2016 400
2017 400
2018 380

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2006 70
2007 80
2008 90
2009 100
2010 90

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 450
2006 400
2007 460
2008 460
2009 510
2010 490
2011 660
2012 580
2013 590
2014 520
2015 630
2016 830
2017 950
2018 940

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 150
2006 130
2007 130
2008 140
2009 120
2010 130
2011 160
2012 170
2013 160
2014 170
2015 250
2016 250
2017 190

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 170
2007 300
2008 470
2009 470
2010 470
2011 410
2012 520
2013 420
2014 390
2015 360
2016 360
2017 390
2018 480

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,740
2006 1,720
2007 1,880
2008 1,880
2009 2,010
2010 1,960
2011 1,990
2012 1,850
2013 1,870
2014 2,060
2015 1,970
2016 2,090
2017 1,850
2018 2,030

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 2,010
2006 2,420
2007 2,630
2008 3,130
2009 3,250
2010 3,100
2011 3,020
2012 3,210
2013 3,440
2014 3,540
2015 3,540
2016 3,280
2017 3,760
2018 3,560

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 200
2006 230
2007 280
2008 350
2009 370
2010 340
2011 270
2012 280
2013 390
2014 400
2015 380
2016 280
2017 250
2018 300

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 480
2006 620
2007 680
2008 850
2009 820
2010 830
2011 690
2012 790
2013 730
2014 620
2015 520
2016 410
2017 550
2018 570

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 280
2006 300
2007 270
2008 170
2009 150
2011 280
2012 290
2013 610
2014 440
2015 490
2016 400
2017 480
2018 470

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 780
2006 760
2007 690
2008 660
2009 610
2010 590
2011 660
2012 740
2013 830
2014 720
2015 670
2016 570
2017 560
2018 500

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 830
2013 870
2014 720
2015 590
2016 840
2017 860
2018 990

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 670
2007 760
2008 840
2009 830
2012 240
2013 250
2014 220
2015 240
2016 220
2017 210
2018 230