Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) Salary

Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aides pull down an average of $10.75 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Slightly less than a third enjoy medical while just over a fifth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to one-fifth. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$10,570 - $33,090
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MEDIAN: $20,966
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$9.23 - $14.81
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$0$33K
Salary $10,570 - $33,090
Bonus $75.00
Total Pay (?
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$19,152 - $32,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $9.23 - $14.81
Overtime $8.14 - $21.59
Annual Data $0$32K
Bonus $75.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,152 - $32,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 317

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $22,619

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aides in Cherry Hill make a little more than the national average; however, regional pay differences are not too considerable. Trailing the national average by 15 percent, Newark is the market with the smallest paychecks. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Indianapolis (10 percent lower) and Philadelphia (8 percent lower).

Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) in Philadelphia:
"I brought my own client to them."
Nursing Homes sadly wear out good people and burn them out for little pay and heavy work load. Stay in private sector.

Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) in Toledo:
"I would get a raise after while."

Key Stats for Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) Salaries

Hospice Care
▲6%

Elder Care
▼0%

National Average
$23,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 69%
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