Healthcare Support Occupations
Home Health and Personal Care Aides; and Nursing Assistants, Orderlies, and Psychiatric Aides
4,890 thousand people employed within this category.
Home Health and Personal Care Aides - 3,504 thousand
Nursing Assistants, Orderlies, and Psychiatric Aides - 1,385 thousand
Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides
188 thousand people employed within this category.
Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides - 48 thousand
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides - 141 thousand
Other Healthcare Support Occupations
1,715 thousand people employed within this category.
Massage Therapists - 86 thousand
Miscellaneous Healthcare Support Occupations - 1,628 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.