DLLR's Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning

 

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations - Maryland Occupational Projections - 2013-2015

 
Occ. Code Occupational Title Employment Openings
2013 2015 Change Replacement Total
 
29-0000 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 157406 161409 4003 5802 9823
29-1000 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners 97791 100147 2356 3658 6032
29-1011 Chiropractors 283 284 1 11 12
29-1021 Dentists, General 2509 2509 0 120 120
29-1022 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 175 175 0 8 8
29-1029 Dentists, All Other Specialists 149 150 1 7 8
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 1357 1401 44 24 68
29-1041 Optometrists 489 495 6 31 37
29-1051 Pharmacists 5395 5469 74 249 323
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 2775 2764 -11 131 131
29-1063 Internists, General 1110 1106 -4 53 53
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 322 320 -2 15 15
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 467 466 -1 22 22
29-1066 Psychiatrists 469 476 7 22 29
29-1067 Surgeons 713 722 9 34 43
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 11732 11865 133 556 689
29-1071 Physician Assistants 2282 2367 85 69 154
29-1081 Podiatrists 433 437 4 16 20
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 2392 2476 84 34 118
29-1123 Physical Therapists 4186 4340 154 200 354
29-1124 Radiation Therapists 228 235 7 8 15
29-1125 Recreational Therapists 524 535 11 19 30
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 1916 1983 67 41 108
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 2642 2718 76 69 145
29-1128 Exercise Physiologists 115 116 1 2 3
29-1129 Therapists, All Other 394 405 11 8 19
29-1131 Veterinarians 1223 1225 2 74 76
29-1141 Registered Nurses 46346 47832 1486 1572 3058
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists 355 364 9 12 21
29-1161 Nurse Midwives 131 134 3 4 7
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 1894 1958 64 64 128
29-1181 Audiologists 266 273 7 10 17
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 4081 4103 22 152 174
29-2000 Health Technologists and Technicians 55870 57456 1586 1977 3563
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 3485 3534 49 171 220
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 3654 3786 132 180 312
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 3028 3066 38 133 171
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 1032 1086 54 23 77
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 1165 1241 76 26 102
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 581 593 12 13 25
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 4451 4561 110 100 210
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 716 731 15 16 31
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 4603 4677 74 227 301
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians 450 466 16 7 23
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 6385 6515 130 102 232
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 287 294 7 5 12
29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians 240 249 9 4 13
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 2023 2120 97 32 129
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 2472 2530 58 39 97
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 295 299 4 5 9
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 12534 13018 484 583 1067
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 3412 3498 86 169 255
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 1701 1715 14 89 103
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 3167 3279 112 50 162
29-9000 Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 3745 3806 61 167 228
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 963 972 9 43 52
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 331 337 6 15 21
29-9091 Athletic Trainers 415 428 13 18 31
29-9092 Genetic Counselors 37 37 0 2 2
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 1999 2032 33 89 122
 
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