Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, PA Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2015 32,200
2016 30,720
2017 30,700

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2015 9,320
2016 7,090
2017 6,460

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2015 670
2016 630
2017 700

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2015 12,410
2016 13,150
2017 12,650

Orderlies

Year Number
2015 190
2016 190
2017 230

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2015 270
2016 310
2017 440

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2015 140
2016 130
2017 110

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2015 780
2016 720
2017 810

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2015 310
2016 360
2017 390

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2015 490
2016 630
2017 760

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2015 2,080
2016 1,960
2017 2,000

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2015 3,930
2016 4,130
2017 4,470

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2015 230
2016 260
2017 290

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2015 350
2016 220
2017 210

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2015 260
2016 280
2017 250

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2015 210
2016 280

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2015 450
2016 290
2017 360

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 100
2016 110
2017 150