Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Memphis, TN-MS-AR

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 33,620
2006 34,720
2007 37,100
2008 38,460
2009 40,570
2010 38,760
2011 37,280
2012 38,550
2013 37,840
2014 38,280
2015 38,060
2016 42,250
2017 38,200
2018 40,030

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 40
2007 30
2008 40
2009 40
2010 50
2011 70
2012 70
2014 30
2016 70
2018 110

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 210
2006 260
2007 310
2008 310
2009 230
2010 200
2011 280
2012 280
2014 100
2015 130
2016 230
2017 280
2018 290

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 130
2006 190
2007 210
2008 360
2009 330
2010 310
2011 220
2012 190
2013 190
2014 180
2015 230
2016 270
2017 230
2018 230

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 70
2008 90
2009 200
2010 180
2011 190
2012 90
2013 110
2014 100
2017 190
2018 170

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 1,460
2006 1,600
2007 1,850
2008 1,950
2009 1,790
2010 1,590
2011 1,500
2012 1,580
2014 2,260
2015 2,300
2016 1,670
2017 1,620
2018 1,580

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 110
2007 170
2009 300
2010 310

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 1,650
2006 330
2007 250
2008 180
2009 260
2010 220
2011 170
2012 60
2013 90
2014 190
2015 230
2016 200
2017 140
2018 110

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 290
2006 200
2007 270
2008 200
2009 160
2010 150
2012 130
2013 70
2015 70
2016 370
2017 240
2018 160

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 50
2007 60
2008 50
2009 60
2010 30
2016 80
2018 30

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2005 150
2006 160
2007 270
2008 210
2009 270
2010 120
2011 140
2014 270
2015 340
2016 380
2018 520

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2005 50
2007 40
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40
2016 50
2017 60
2018 60

Surgeons

Year Number
2005 100
2006 120
2007 300
2008 410
2009 360
2011 120
2012 110
2013 80
2014 100
2015 110
2016 110
2017 50

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 410
2006 1,800
2007 1,440
2008 1,670
2009 1,550
2010 1,030
2011 1,150
2012 1,640
2013 1,880
2014 1,780
2015 1,450
2016 1,610
2017 1,470
2018 1,280

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110
2007 140
2008 180
2009 120
2010 90
2011 120
2012 180
2013 190
2014 150
2015 120
2016 210
2017 190
2018 170

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 320
2006 380
2007 330
2008 330
2009 350
2010 330
2011 370
2012 340
2013 350
2014 270
2015 330
2016 430
2017 460
2018 440

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 660
2006 820
2007 770
2008 720
2009 760
2010 860
2011 870
2012 860
2013 720
2014 670
2015 660
2016 760
2017 740
2018 790

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 60
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2012 70
2014 180
2015 200
2016 180
2017 70
2018 80

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 190
2006 160
2007 70
2008 70
2009 70
2010 100
2011 90
2012 80
2013 90
2014 90
2015 90
2016 70
2017 90
2018 90

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 460
2006 490
2007 520
2008 520
2009 740
2010 740
2011 700
2012 730
2013 760
2014 770
2015 760
2016 870
2017 660
2018 720

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 410
2006 340
2007 370
2008 340
2009 470
2010 440
2011 460
2012 450
2013 410
2014 310
2015 360
2016 520
2017 540
2018 560

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 80
2011 50
2016 40

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 70
2009 60
2012 30

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 180
2006 190
2007 200
2008 190
2009 220
2010 200
2011 190
2012 190
2013 210
2014 250
2015 260
2016 240
2017 240
2018 280

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 11,510
2006 12,160
2007 13,040
2008 13,520
2009 15,060
2010 14,870
2012 11,780
2013 11,650
2014 12,200
2015 12,030
2016 13,580
2017 11,690
2018 12,870

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 300
2013 370
2016 370
2017 390
2018 450

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 760
2013 850
2014 950
2015 880
2016 1,080
2017 1,110
2018 1,280

Audiologists

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 40
2016 30

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 160
2006 50
2007 50
2008 40
2009 50
2010 60
2011 60
2012 60
2013 80
2014 120
2015 120
2016 110
2017 50
2018 80

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 3,180
2018 3,440

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,270
2006 1,070
2007 990
2008 890
2009 880
2010 880
2011 1,540
2012 1,790
2013 1,440
2014 1,310
2015 1,280
2016 1,490

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,190
2006 1,060
2007 1,090
2008 1,380
2009 1,290
2010 1,310
2011 1,750
2012 1,940
2013 1,580
2014 1,850
2015 2,030
2016 2,150

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 630
2006 560
2007 680
2008 670
2009 660
2010 630
2011 620
2012 680
2013 570
2014 730
2015 640
2016 730
2017 690
2018 640

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 410
2007 300
2008 280
2009 200
2010 200
2011 200
2012 240
2013 230
2014 300
2015 270
2016 330
2017 310
2018 320

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 290
2006 270
2007 240
2008 330
2009 350
2010 330
2011 300
2012 300
2013 310
2014 330
2015 350
2016 440
2017 300
2018 260

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 140
2006 130
2007 120
2008 140
2009 140
2010 130
2011 160
2012 160
2014 120
2015 130
2016 200
2017 170
2018 160

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 1,190
2013 1,090
2014 900
2015 820
2016 1,030
2017 910
2018 820

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,140
2006 1,280
2007 1,260
2008 1,380
2009 1,340
2012 190
2013 210
2014 260
2015 230
2016 280
2017 320
2018 280

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 900
2006 990
2007 1,050
2008 960
2009 1,290
2010 1,320
2011 1,430
2012 1,310
2013 1,540
2014 1,590
2015 1,620
2016 1,290
2017 1,110
2018 1,150

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 50
2007 110
2008 120
2009 100
2010 40
2011 50
2012 80
2016 150
2017 160
2018 170

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,820
2006 1,880
2007 2,300
2008 2,420
2009 2,560
2010 2,420
2011 2,520
2012 2,910
2013 2,600
2014 2,420
2015 2,420
2016 2,740
2017 2,580
2018 2,360

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2005 510
2006 410
2007 240
2009 180
2010 260
2011 140
2012 240
2013 190
2014 180
2018 230

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 220
2006 140
2007 170
2008 170
2009 210
2010 130
2011 100
2012 100
2013 90
2014 80
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40
2018 50

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 580
2006 710
2007 770
2008 830
2009 850
2010 790
2011 660
2012 740
2013 740
2014 720
2015 670
2016 760
2017 670
2018 660

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 260
2006 250
2007 260
2008 380
2009 290
2010 370
2011 290
2012 360
2013 370
2014 350
2016 140
2017 120
2018 270

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 60
2013 100
2014 70
2015 70
2017 80
2018 90

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 3,880
2006 3,960
2007 4,650
2008 4,630
2009 4,540
2010 4,420
2011 3,530
2012 3,610
2013 2,910
2014 2,820
2015 2,740
2016 3,360
2017 3,830
2018 3,890

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 580
2006 640
2007 740
2008 780
2009 840
2010 840
2011 1,250
2012 1,100
2013 1,100
2014 900
2015 980
2016 1,110
2017 940
2018 1,080

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 160
2006 180
2007 320
2008 260
2009 220
2010 70
2011 150
2012 160
2013 180
2014 140
2015 130
2016 170
2017 220
2018 260

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 60
2006 200
2007 260
2008 250
2009 270
2012 160
2013 180
2014 160
2015 180
2016 220
2017 230
2018 270

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 90
2008 110
2009 160
2010 200
2011 210
2012 210
2013 220
2017 310
2018 320

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2011 50
2012 60
2013 70
2014 60
2015 110
2016 120
2018 120

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2007 50
2009 50
2010 30
2011 80
2012 90
2013 110
2014 80
2015 80
2016 80
2017 100
2018 80

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 370
2006 430
2007 360
2008 370
2009 440
2012 480
2013 510
2014 530
2015 550
2016 500
2017 470
2018 450