Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 41,720
2006 44,440
2007 42,490
2008 46,810
2009 40,560
2010 43,710
2011 42,420
2012 42,490
2013 53,470
2014 52,370
2015 56,420
2016 57,780
2017 62,890
2018 63,470

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2010 50
2012 90
2013 100
2014 110
2015 70
2016 120
2017 170
2018 230

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 130
2006 200
2007 190
2008 260
2009 190
2013 220
2014 360
2015 380
2016 340
2017 490
2018 780

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Year Number
2012 110
2014 90

Dentists, All Other Specialists

Year Number
2016 30

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 270
2006 270
2007 290
2008 360
2009 290
2010 330
2011 270
2012 290
2013 380
2014 320
2015 330
2016 310
2017 350
2018 400

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 50
2013 110
2014 120
2015 130
2016 140
2017 230
2018 240

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 1,200
2006 1,340
2007 1,430
2008 1,570
2009 1,440
2010 1,600
2011 1,600
2012 1,910
2013 2,320
2014 2,560
2015 2,660
2016 2,830
2017 2,390
2018 2,370

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2006 390
2008 290
2009 270
2010 250
2013 120
2014 210
2015 250
2016 160

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 250
2007 240
2008 210
2009 170
2010 370
2012 490
2013 590
2014 800
2015 1,040
2016 700
2017 540

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 250
2006 200
2007 180
2008 110
2009 50
2011 50
2015 110
2016 60
2017 140
2018 220

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2011 100
2012 90
2013 80
2018 80

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 130
2008 110
2011 160
2013 180
2014 210
2015 240
2016 210
2017 140
2018 200

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2007 60
2008 70
2009 70
2010 70
2011 60
2012 60
2013 50
2014 30
2015 40
2016 40
2017 40
2018 80

Surgeons

Year Number
2008 240
2009 150
2010 140
2011 100
2012 50
2013 50
2014 60

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2006 920
2007 1,010
2008 1,210
2009 1,130
2010 1,170
2011 1,340
2012 1,510
2013 1,930
2014 1,480
2015 1,540
2016 2,040
2017 2,460
2018 2,260

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 150
2006 290
2007 400
2008 460
2009 680
2010 700
2011 520
2012 270
2013 320
2014 360
2015 390
2016 440
2017 580
2018 830

Podiatrists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 70
2008 90
2012 40
2013 60
2014 50
2015 60
2016 40
2017 30

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 650
2006 410
2007 310
2008 300
2009 560
2010 590
2011 650
2012 300
2013 470
2014 490
2015 610
2016 620
2017 670
2018 900

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 1,020
2006 900
2007 730
2008 720
2009 1,030
2010 1,220
2011 1,410
2012 1,100
2013 1,240
2014 1,110
2015 1,520
2016 1,540
2017 1,800
2018 1,570

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 70
2008 80
2009 70
2010 50
2011 40
2013 70
2014 60
2015 110
2016 120
2017 170
2018 140

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 90
2007 80
2008 80
2009 90
2010 150
2011 150
2012 130
2014 160
2015 160
2016 120
2017 80
2018 100

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 710
2006 710
2007 660
2008 700
2009 620
2010 690
2011 610
2012 590
2013 870
2014 860
2015 860
2016 900
2017 1,070
2018 1,090

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 600
2006 560
2007 460
2008 410
2009 490
2010 510
2011 540
2012 370
2013 550
2014 570
2015 650
2016 700
2017 810
2018 930

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 70
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 30
2017 50
2018 30

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2005 70
2006 70
2007 80
2008 80
2009 70
2012 30

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 280
2006 250
2007 220
2008 220
2009 210
2010 250
2011 290
2012 270
2013 350
2014 330
2015 390
2016 280
2017 570
2018 630

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 16,110
2006 17,000
2007 16,300
2008 19,510
2009 14,970
2010 14,860
2012 12,110
2013 17,560
2014 15,850
2015 17,310
2016 17,180
2017 20,720
2018 20,560

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 730
2013 870
2014 730
2015 840
2016 600
2017 1,110
2018 960

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2017 30
2018 30

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 1,200
2013 1,270
2014 1,120
2015 1,300
2016 1,450
2017 1,640
2018 1,910

Audiologists

Year Number
2005 50
2009 100
2012 40
2013 70
2014 80
2015 100
2016 100
2017 100
2018 160

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 110
2006 110
2007 80
2008 60
2011 60
2013 70
2014 70
2015 110
2016 110
2017 110

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 3,080
2018 2,910

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 870
2006 980
2007 950
2008 1,000
2009 800
2010 970
2013 1,410
2014 1,330
2015 1,250
2016 1,430

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,370
2006 1,520
2007 1,670
2008 1,320
2009 1,190
2010 1,490
2011 1,920
2012 1,770
2013 2,260
2014 2,060
2015 2,070
2016 2,260

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 520
2006 630
2007 630
2008 720
2009 790
2010 820
2011 990
2012 900
2013 1,030
2014 1,170
2015 1,430
2016 1,340
2017 1,150
2018 1,040

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 160
2006 150
2007 140
2008 130
2009 70
2010 110
2013 210
2014 210
2015 260
2016 250
2017 400
2018 380

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 260
2006 240
2007 220
2008 240
2009 200
2010 220
2011 150
2012 180
2013 270
2014 460
2015 390
2016 420
2017 430
2018 400

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 150
2007 110
2010 190
2011 70
2012 100
2013 130
2014 170
2015 140
2016 150
2017 150
2018 140

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 1,270
2013 1,440
2014 1,800
2015 1,480
2016 1,360
2017 1,030
2018 970

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,370
2006 1,560
2007 1,380
2008 1,460
2009 1,270
2012 170
2013 250
2014 430
2015 310
2016 390
2017 480
2018 470

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 1,080
2006 1,120
2007 1,160
2008 1,240
2009 1,420
2010 1,560
2011 1,610
2012 1,790
2013 1,740
2014 1,860
2015 1,720
2016 1,730
2017 1,870
2018 1,720

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 310
2006 320
2007 310
2008 110
2009 80
2010 280
2011 340
2012 340
2013 180
2014 140
2015 160
2016 110
2017 180
2018 240

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,510
2006 2,000
2007 2,120
2008 2,180
2009 2,200
2010 2,330
2011 2,660
2012 2,870
2013 3,410
2014 3,670
2015 3,830
2016 4,050
2017 3,630
2018 3,580

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2011 600
2012 610
2013 570
2014 360
2015 310
2017 260
2018 390

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 110
2006 100
2007 80
2008 90
2009 40
2010 40
2011 80
2012 80
2013 150
2014 50
2015 60
2016 70
2017 40
2018 40

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,010
2006 960
2007 840
2008 1,280
2009 980
2010 1,190
2011 530
2012 560
2013 890
2014 710
2015 760
2016 770
2017 930
2018 920

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 280
2006 360
2007 470
2008 640
2009 420
2011 360
2012 400
2013 340
2014 220
2016 360
2017 840
2018 800

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2014 210
2016 290
2017 470
2018 440

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 5,970
2006 6,090
2007 5,690
2008 5,990
2009 5,370
2010 5,620
2011 5,190
2012 4,820
2013 5,080
2014 5,210
2015 6,150
2016 6,460
2017 6,490
2018 7,030

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 860
2006 1,040
2007 850
2008 650
2009 590
2010 730
2011 760
2012 820
2013 1,580
2014 1,720
2015 1,860
2016 1,850
2017 1,370
2018 1,290

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 300
2006 300
2007 240
2008 160
2009 140
2010 120
2011 130
2012 190
2013 260
2014 390
2015 420
2016 610
2017 710
2018 620

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2010 30
2017 50

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 340
2006 350
2007 340
2008 460
2009 300
2012 170
2013 210
2014 200
2015 200
2016 270
2017 300
2018 410

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 100
2007 130
2008 160
2009 190
2010 200
2011 230
2012 240
2013 270
2014 410
2015 460
2016 510
2017 420
2018 480

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2006 30
2011 60
2012 50
2013 80
2014 50
2015 70
2016 100
2017 130
2018 120

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 310
2006 90
2007 100
2008 100
2009 90
2010 170
2012 210
2013 160
2014 190
2015 160
2016 150
2017 190

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 640
2006 680
2007 660
2008 820
2009 710
2012 820
2013 930
2014 820
2015 960
2016 1,070
2017 960
2018 710