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Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations - Susquehanna WIA Occupational Projections - 2010-2020

 
Occ.
Code
Occupational Title Employment Openings Educ.
Code
2010 2020 Change Replace. Total
29-0000 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 9889 12454 2565 1918 4489 1/
29-1000 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners 6293 8000 1707 1185 2893 1/
29-1011 Chiropractors 4 6 2 1 3 A
29-1021 Dentists, General 90 98 8 27 35 A
29-1029 Dentists, All Other Specialists 3 3 0 1 1 A
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 16 18 2 6 8 A
29-1041 Optometrists 14 15 1 5 6 A
29-1051 Pharmacists 374 461 87 95 182 A
29-1061 Anesthesiologists 21 26 5 4 9 A
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 146 186 40 29 69 A
29-1063 Internists, General 10 13 3 2 5 A
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 29 33 4 6 10 A
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 112 139 27 22 49 A
29-1066 Psychiatrists 3 3 0 1 1 A
29-1067 Surgeons 26 32 6 5 11 A
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 231 276 45 46 91 A
29-1071 Physician Assistants 91 114 23 17 40 A
29-1081 Podiatrists 8 8 0 2 2 A
29-1111 Registered Nurses 3976 5052 1076 720 1796 B
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 208 288 80 40 120 A
29-1123 Physical Therapists 294 413 119 34 153 A
29-1125 Recreational Therapists 6 5 -1 2 2 A
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 179 227 48 34 82 B
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 235 325 90 45 135 A
29-1128 Therapists, all other 16 16 0 3 3 A
29-1131 Veterinarians 128 162 34 25 59 A
29-1181 Audiologists 3 4 1 0 1 A
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 70 77 7 13 20 A
29-2000 Health Technologists and Technicians 3337 4159 822 641 1463 1/
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 289 322 33 56 89 A
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 451 519 68 88 156 B
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 220 271 51 44 95 B
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 151 195 44 23 67 B
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 141 202 61 22 83 B
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 54 64 10 8 18 B
29-2037 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians 429 551 122 66 188 B
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 206 275 69 41 110 B
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians 3 3 0 1 1 C
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 305 400 95 53 148 C
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 9 11 2 2 4 B
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 147 176 29 26 55 B
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 209 297 88 36 124 B
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 468 561 93 125 218 B
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 136 162 26 27 53 B
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 37 47 10 7 17 C
29-2799 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 82 103 21 16 37 B
29-9000 Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 259 295 36 92 133 1/
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 87 82 -5 31 31 A
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 6 8 2 2 4 C
29-9091 Athletic Trainers 30 35 5 11 16 A
29-9799 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other, including genetic counselors 136 170 34 48 82 A

1/  For some occupations, education code may be blank due to publication standards.  Also, education codes are for detailed occupations only and not groups of occupations.

 
Education Codes
A Bachelor degree or higher
B Post secondary award or associate degree
C High school or less

Key

Occupational Code Occupational Title Employment Openings
2010 2020 Change Replacement Total
 

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