Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
Healthcare Diagnosing or Treating Practitioners
5,965 thousand people employed within this category.
Chiropractors - 38 thousand
Dietitians and Nutritionists - 70 thousand
Optometrists - 41 thousand
Pharmacists - 325 thousand
Physician Assistants - 141 thousand
Therapists - 712 thousand
Veterinarians - 79 thousand
Registered Nurses - 3,073 thousand
Nurse Anesthetists - 47 thousand
Nurse Midwives - 8 thousand
Nurse Practitioners - 258 thousand
Audiologists - 14 thousand
Physicians - 703 thousand
Miscellaneous Healthcare Diagnosing or Treating Practitioners - 253 thousand
Health Technologists and Technicians
2,950 thousand people employed within this category.
Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians - 334 thousand
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians - 411 thousand
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics - 263 thousand
Health Practitioner Support Technologists and Technicians - 866 thousand
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses - 632 thousand
Medical Records Specialists - 188 thousand
Opticians, Dispensing - 73 thousand
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians - 182 thousand
Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
128 thousand people employed within this category.
Miscellaneous Health Practitioners and Technical Workers - 93 thousand
Please note that when the total number of employees in a category exceeds the sum of the occupations within it, it indicates the exclusion of certain occupations.
Typically, these omitted occupations are categorized as 'all other', and usually consist of roles with relatively small workforce numbers.