Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 26,120
2006 26,720
2007 28,100
2008 29,840
2009 31,120
2010 31,770
2011 31,930
2012 30,880
2013 30,480
2014 31,430
2015 32,260
2016 33,090
2017 34,660
2018 33,060

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 3,430
2006 3,890
2007 4,280
2008 4,520
2009 4,130
2010 4,450
2011 4,330
2012 4,370
2013 3,710
2014 3,590
2015 3,550
2016 3,200
2017 3,560
2018 2,150

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2006 150
2007 150
2008 250
2009 250
2010 170
2012 130
2015 100
2016 110

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 6,580
2006 6,930
2007 7,310
2008 8,460
2009 8,790
2010 8,460
2012 8,010
2013 8,320
2014 8,470
2015 8,640
2016 8,850
2017 8,920
2018 9,300

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 260
2013 380
2014 420
2015 330
2016 390
2017 420
2018 410

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 130
2006 80
2007 70
2008 190
2009 190
2010 350
2011 250
2012 290
2013 130
2014 400
2015 420
2016 390
2017 240
2018 300

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 250
2006 200
2007 180
2008 390
2009 410
2010 440
2011 390
2012 450
2013 490
2014 570
2015 610
2016 560
2017 510
2018 640

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2005 350
2006 380
2007 390
2008 390
2009 490
2010 540
2011 450
2012 560
2013 710
2014 640
2015 560
2016 550
2017 870
2018 920

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2005 510
2006 640
2007 1,080
2008 970
2009 1,130
2010 1,030
2011 1,320
2012 1,260
2013 980
2014 1,080
2015 1,470
2016 1,600
2017 1,770
2018 1,450

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 3,650
2006 3,420
2007 3,280
2008 3,740
2009 3,920
2010 3,810
2011 3,790
2012 3,250
2013 3,560
2014 3,580
2015 3,840
2016 3,570
2017 4,070
2018 4,590

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 5,280
2006 5,700
2007 6,270
2008 6,590
2009 6,930
2010 7,640
2011 7,210
2012 7,580
2013 7,070
2014 7,130
2015 6,950
2016 7,270
2017 8,120
2018 7,350

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2006 260
2007 330
2008 340
2009 500
2010 620
2011 670
2012 570
2013 490
2014 470
2015 420
2016 490
2017 460
2018 440

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 610
2006 520
2007 480
2008 440
2009 390
2010 370
2011 330
2012 270
2013 290
2014 230
2015 180
2016 260
2017 380
2018 320

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 570
2006 570
2007 570
2008 740
2009 700
2010 670
2011 530
2012 530
2013 770
2014 1,070
2015 1,160
2016 1,170
2017 940
2018 820

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2005 1,500
2006 1,340
2007 1,340
2008 1,160
2009 1,270
2010 1,190
2011 1,320
2012 1,130
2013 1,140
2014 1,060
2015 1,240
2016 1,460
2017 1,430
2018 1,370

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 730
2013 720
2014 930
2015 1,070
2016 1,320
2017 1,140
2018 1,220

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 2,590
2006 2,400
2007 2,170
2008 1,630
2012 1,380
2013 1,540
2014 1,560
2015 1,580
2016 1,770
2017 1,800
2018 1,750