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2016 - 2026 Connecticut Employment Projections for Healthcare Support Occupations
  Healthcare Support Occupations - Employment Projections (2016-2026)
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Click for a list of related Healthcare Support OccupationsHealth Support Occupations53,58660,1576,57112.3%3,2363,0606576,953$16.46$34,232
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides32,61435,8153,2019.8%2,0781,7293204,127
Home Health Aides job descriptionHome Health AidesTop Occupation by Growth7,78610,4372,65134.0%5544602651,279$13.06$27,176HS
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Psychiatric Aides job descriptionPsychiatric Aides1,6831,8301478.7%1078915211$17.13$35,631HS
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Nursing Assistants job descriptionNursing AssistantsTop Occupation by Openings22,48722,8743871.7%1,3781,146392,563$15.79$32,844Postsecond.
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Orderlies job descriptionOrderlies658674162.4%4034276$16.42$34,140HS
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Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides1,8392,17934018.5%9214734273
Occupational Therapy Assistants job descriptionOccupational Therapy Assistants4705265611.9%2536667$31.82$66,171Associates
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Occupational Therapy Aides job descriptionOccupational Therapy AidesTop Occupation by Growth76891317.1%46111$14.48$30,118HS
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Physical Therapist Assistants job descriptionPhysical Therapist AssistantsTop Occupation by Growth74490916522.2%366116113$31.38$65,286Associates
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Physical Therapist Aides job descriptionPhysical Therapist AidesTop Occupation by Growth54965510619.3%26441181$15.39$32,011HS
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Other Healthcare Support Occupations19,13322,1633,03015.8%1,0651,1843032,552
Massage Therapists job descriptionMassage TherapistsTop Occupation by Growth2,6593,28062123.4%19410662362$18.13$37,719Postsecond.
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Dental Assistants job descriptionDental AssistantsTop Occupation by Growth3,9294,59766817.0%21824467529$21.84$45,424Postsecond.
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Medical Assistants job descriptionMedical AssistantsTop Occupation by Growth7,7939,4121,61920.8%3785281621,068$17.52$36,423Postsecond.
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Medical Equipment Preparers job descriptionMedical Equipment Preparers415437225.3%2725254$19.36$40,270HS
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Medical Transcriptionists job descriptionMedical Transcriptionists704610-94-13.4%4433-968$16.02$33,317Postsecond.
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Pharmacy Aides job descriptionPharmacy Aides123114-9-7.3%88-115$12.35$25,695HS
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Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers job descriptionVeterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers7208149413.1%44729125$15.21$31,640HS
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Phlebotomists job descriptionPhlebotomists1,2221,3231018.3%557310138$19.41$40,373Postsecond.
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Healthcare Support Workers, All Other job descriptionHealthcare Support Workers, All Other1,5681,57680.5%98941193$17.80$37,010HS
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