Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Rapid City, SD

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,450
2006 1,460
2007 1,350
2008 1,400
2009 1,470
2010 1,480
2011 1,480
2012 1,500
2013 1,480
2014 1,550
2015 1,650
2016 1,600
2017 1,670
2018 1,650

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 40
2006 80
2007 80
2008 70
2017 90
2018 100

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 730
2006 730
2007 660
2008 630
2009 650
2010 710
2012 730
2013 730
2014 790
2015 840
2016 750
2017 760
2018 760

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 30
2014 40
2015 40

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 30
2016 40

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2006 140
2007 150
2008 210
2009 180
2010 170
2011 190
2012 210
2013 170
2014 150
2015 170
2016 220
2017 240
2018 250

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 290
2007 210
2008 220
2009 310
2010 200
2011 180
2012 140
2013 160
2014 180
2015 190
2016 210
2017 210
2018 200

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 140
2006 120
2007 140
2008 130
2009 160
2010 160
2011 150
2012 130
2013 120
2014 120
2015 120
2016 110
2017 120
2018 100

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2011 30
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 40
2017 50
2018 40