Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Richmond, VA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 13,240
2006 13,820
2007 15,030
2008 16,010
2009 16,820
2010 15,230
2011 15,550
2012 16,190
2013 15,700
2014 14,760
2015 14,060
2016 14,840
2017 15,440
2018 17,190

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 3,320
2006 2,990
2007 4,040
2008 3,870
2009 4,220
2010 2,390
2011 1,830
2012 1,860
2013 1,670
2014 1,350
2015 1,370
2016 1,450
2017 1,780
2018 1,500

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2010 300
2011 260
2012 210
2017 260
2018 310

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 4,930
2006 5,230
2007 5,300
2008 5,830
2009 6,350
2010 7,110
2012 7,060
2013 6,380
2014 6,280
2015 6,100
2016 6,710
2017 6,550
2018 7,030

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 250
2013 260
2014 230
2015 240
2016 290
2017 310
2018 280

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 110
2006 90
2007 130
2008 100
2009 110
2010 70
2011 70
2012 100
2013 110
2014 130
2015 80
2016 110
2017 100
2018 110

Occupational Therapy Aides

Year Number
2005 70
2006 60
2007 40

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 240
2006 270
2007 290
2008 310
2009 180
2010 150
2011 170
2012 220
2013 270
2014 330
2015 400
2016 400
2017 380
2018 410

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 300
2006 300
2007 270
2008 200
2009 200
2010 110
2011 230
2012 250
2013 260
2014 130
2015 130
2016 210
2017 250
2018 260

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 150
2007 120
2008 170
2011 330
2012 220
2013 370
2014 390
2015 420
2016 380
2017 410
2018 300

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 900
2006 970
2007 990
2008 1,030
2009 1,140
2010 1,170
2011 1,400
2012 1,420
2013 1,340
2014 1,070
2015 1,010
2016 1,080
2017 1,170
2018 1,430

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,140
2006 1,340
2007 1,270
2008 1,490
2009 1,500
2010 1,570
2011 1,810
2012 1,900
2013 1,950
2014 1,870
2015 1,960
2016 2,240
2017 2,300
2018 2,360

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2005 230
2006 200
2007 140
2008 150
2009 150
2010 170
2011 200
2012 210
2013 180
2014 140
2015 120
2016 150
2017 300
2018 290

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 440
2006 470
2007 390
2008 530
2009 460
2010 380
2011 350
2013 670
2015 390
2016 320
2017 560

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 170
2006 180
2007 220
2008 180
2009 150
2010 120
2011 150
2012 200
2013 320

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 440
2006 550
2007 630
2008 820
2009 810
2010 750
2011 610
2012 550
2013 630
2014 580
2015 450
2016 280
2018 540

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 650
2013 710
2014 730
2015 600
2016 560
2017 440
2018 580

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2009 680
2012 420
2013 430
2014 470
2015 400
2016 290
2017 180
2018 180