Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Newark, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 49,950
2006 51,400
2007 50,500
2008 50,140
2009 49,820
2010 50,460
2011 51,830
2012 50,870
2013 50,920
2014 52,660
2015 62,750
2016 63,310
2017 62,960

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2005 230
2006 180
2007 290
2008 230
2009 250
2010 170
2011 240
2013 200
2014 160
2015 180
2016 180
2017 110

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 440
2006 820
2007 670
2008 680
2009 570
2010 640
2011 760
2012 750
2013 620
2014 490
2015 680
2016 1,130
2017 1,420

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Year Number
2006 140
2007 180
2008 130

Dentists, All Other Specialists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 60
2009 30
2011 80
2012 80
2013 50
2015 80

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 360
2006 400
2007 400
2008 400
2009 430
2010 410
2011 460
2012 570
2013 670
2014 720
2015 730
2016 590
2017 540

Optometrists

Year Number
2005 150
2006 160
2007 140
2008 60
2009 70
2010 60
2011 50
2012 40
2014 130
2015 200
2016 240

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 1,980
2006 2,130
2007 2,030
2008 2,130
2009 2,090
2010 2,200
2011 2,400
2012 2,440
2013 2,470
2014 2,370
2015 2,540
2016 2,700
2017 2,650

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2007 140
2008 130
2009 360

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 560
2006 530
2007 720
2008 620
2009 650
2010 580
2011 600
2012 420
2013 480
2014 690
2015 870
2016 670
2017 480

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 400
2006 340
2007 730
2008 770
2009 890
2010 740
2011 520
2012 490
2013 420
2014 550
2015 590
2016 500
2017 450

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 70
2007 170
2008 160
2009 150
2011 120
2012 120
2013 60
2014 60
2015 220
2016 280

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2005 250
2006 310
2007 290
2008 340
2009 300
2010 290
2011 270
2012 370
2013 310
2014 320
2015 320
2016 460
2017 430

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2005 300
2006 350
2007 360
2008 320
2009 180
2010 170
2011 140
2012 170
2013 130
2014 190
2015 170
2016 170
2017 340

Surgeons

Year Number
2005 330
2006 270
2007 370
2008 370
2009 330
2010 390
2011 380
2012 340
2014 380
2015 460
2016 530
2017 330

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 2,370
2006 3,020
2007 3,050
2008 2,790
2009 3,300
2010 2,970
2011 3,190
2012 3,170
2013 4,070
2014 4,210
2015 4,960
2016 4,340
2017 4,110

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 270
2006 310
2007 360
2008 340
2009 380
2010 400
2011 350
2012 340
2013 280
2014 460
2015 540
2016 790
2017 700

Podiatrists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 80
2009 90
2010 90
2011 110
2012 100
2013 90
2014 80
2015 100
2016 120
2017 130

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 620
2006 610
2007 600
2008 580
2009 670
2010 870
2011 910
2012 880
2013 690
2014 730
2015 1,110
2016 1,160
2017 1,210

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 1,250
2006 1,290
2007 1,160
2008 1,120
2009 1,270
2010 1,430
2011 1,530
2012 1,450
2013 1,580
2014 1,540
2015 2,090
2016 1,900
2017 1,850

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 70
2007 80
2008 110
2009 110
2010 110
2011 140
2012 150
2013 170
2014 150
2015 170
2016 160
2017 160

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 150
2006 190
2007 180
2008 180
2009 130
2010 130
2011 100
2012 120
2013 140
2014 200
2015 200
2016 200
2017 160

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2005 540
2006 500
2007 590
2008 590
2009 580
2010 620
2011 650
2012 710
2013 720
2014 730
2015 750
2016 790
2017 800

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 730
2006 720
2007 800
2008 800
2009 800
2010 920
2011 990
2012 1,020
2013 1,160
2014 1,090
2015 1,480
2016 1,310
2017 1,360

Exercise Physiologists

Year Number
2010 40
2011 70
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50

Therapists, All Other

Year Number
2006 30
2007 40
2008 40

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 260
2006 280
2007 260
2008 210
2009 230
2010 190
2011 180
2013 140
2014 260
2015 430
2016 400
2017 290

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 21,560
2006 21,670
2007 20,430
2008 19,540
2009 18,700
2010 19,580
2012 18,930
2013 18,410
2014 18,770
2015 21,990
2016 22,030
2017 22,350

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2015 50
2017 80

Nurse Midwives

Year Number
2017 40

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 690
2013 690
2014 640
2015 810
2016 950
2017 1,290

Audiologists

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

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2005 130
2006 240
2007 230
2008 250
2009 240
2010 330
2011 310
2012 320
2013 170
2014 280
2015 340
2016 340
2017 280

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 2,080

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,270
2006 1,170
2007 1,130
2008 1,060
2009 1,200
2010 1,240
2011 1,230
2012 1,000
2013 920
2014 780
2015 1,450
2016 1,590

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 640
2006 560
2007 530
2008 470
2009 610
2010 700
2011 750
2012 540
2013 470
2014 430
2015 530
2016 750

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 970
2007 1,120
2008 1,040
2009 1,070
2010 1,090
2011 1,180
2012 1,130
2013 1,420
2014 1,570
2015 1,920
2016 1,410
2017 1,370

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 270
2006 250
2007 250
2008 300
2009 300
2010 320
2011 320
2012 250
2013 290
2014 210
2015 270
2016 170
2017 210

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2005 470
2006 570
2007 580
2008 630
2009 580
2010 400
2011 420
2012 550
2013 570
2014 530
2015 520
2016 670
2017 750

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2005 160
2006 180
2007 200
2008 200
2009 170
2010 210
2011 260
2012 220
2013 170
2014 130
2015 170
2016 120
2017 170

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 1,390
2013 1,310
2014 1,290
2015 1,460
2016 1,570
2017 1,730

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 1,410
2006 1,350
2007 1,490
2008 1,500
2009 1,680
2012 260
2013 260
2014 260
2015 260
2016 260
2017 260

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 830
2006 1,020
2008 1,610
2009 1,760
2010 1,900
2011 2,180
2012 1,940
2013 1,850
2014 1,420
2015 1,990
2016 2,040
2017 2,290

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 90
2008 80
2009 90
2010 60
2011 60
2012 90
2013 80
2014 90
2015 80
2016 160
2017 190

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 1,970
2006 2,070
2007 2,030
2008 2,230
2009 1,920
2010 1,860
2011 2,220
2012 2,450
2013 2,270
2014 2,720
2015 3,020
2016 3,120
2017 2,700

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2009 110
2011 60
2015 90
2016 90
2017 120

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2005 230
2006 280
2007 210
2008 160
2009 80
2010 70
2011 90
2012 80
2013 70
2014 90
2015 70
2016 60

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2005 370
2006 420
2007 430
2008 430
2009 390
2010 390
2011 370
2012 370
2013 340
2014 420
2015 480
2016 540
2017 490

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 390
2006 440
2007 440
2008 560
2009 520
2010 480
2011 250
2012 180
2013 330
2014 540
2015 830
2016 880
2017 870

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2013 70
2014 100
2015 230
2016 240

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 4,270
2006 4,370
2007 3,770
2008 3,660
2009 3,310
2010 3,190
2011 3,170
2012 3,500
2013 3,420
2014 3,530
2015 3,640
2016 4,010
2017 3,980

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 600
2006 500
2007 420
2008 540
2009 520
2010 550
2011 440
2012 590
2013 600
2014 660
2015 550
2016 740
2017 670

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 420
2006 460
2007 310
2008 360
2009 440
2010 330
2011 250
2012 160
2013 260
2014 390
2015 720
2016 590
2017 620

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2010 50
2012 50
2013 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 420
2006 530
2007 700
2008 1,030
2009 960
2012 590
2013 510
2014 640
2015 830
2016 750
2017 740

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2005 300
2006 340
2007 320
2008 450
2009 430
2010 470
2011 350
2012 350
2013 350
2014 370
2015 550
2016 690
2017 660

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

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

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2005 80
2006 110
2007 100
2008 100
2009 100
2010 180
2011 160
2012 170
2013 90
2014 90
2015 160
2016 180
2017 170

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2006 90
2007 120
2008 130
2009 190
2014 60
2015 80
2016 90
2017 90