Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2006 5,200
2007 6,050
2008 6,100
2009 7,370
2010 7,870
2011 8,100
2012 6,910
2013 6,460
2014 6,120
2015 5,610
2016 5,250
2017 5,260
2018 5,000

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2006 1,720
2008 2,620
2009 3,710
2010 4,440
2011 4,950
2012 4,060
2013 3,050
2014 2,350
2015 1,790
2016 1,680
2017 1,760
2018 1,650

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2006 2,400
2007 2,450
2008 2,350
2009 2,430
2010 2,220
2012 1,970
2013 2,360
2014 2,750
2015 2,770
2016 2,430
2017 2,330
2018 2,090

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60

Physical Therapist Assistants

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

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2007 60
2008 50
2009 60
2010 30
2013 40
2014 30
2015 30

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2007 110
2009 30
2013 30
2015 50
2016 40
2018 30

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2006 270
2007 250
2008 250
2009 280
2010 250
2011 250
2012 190
2013 230
2014 230
2015 260
2016 240
2017 250
2018 300

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2006 290
2007 190
2008 330
2009 370
2010 390
2011 330
2012 290
2013 330
2014 280
2015 310
2016 460
2017 470
2018 460

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2009 90
2010 90
2011 90

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2006 160
2007 170
2008 140
2009 140
2010 140
2011 140
2012 130
2013 100
2014 100
2015 80
2016 70
2017 60

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2010 40
2013 40
2014 30
2015 30

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2011 40
2012 30
2018 80

Phlebotomists

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

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 90
2007 80
2008 80
2009 60
2013 80
2014 80
2015 110
2016 70
2017 100
2018 110