Mid-Career Home Health Aides can expect wages of $10.31 per hour on average. About a fourth enjoy medical while slightly less than a fifth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to around one in seven. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$12,164 - $50,130
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MEDIAN: $21,747
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$8.73 - $14.77
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$12,164 - $50,130  
   
Bonus
$20.13 - $1,521  
Profit Sharing
$650  
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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$18,156 - $32,004  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.73 - $14.77  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.77  
Overtime
$9.73 - $23.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$20.13 - $1,521  
   
Profit Sharing
$650  
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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$18,156 - $32,004  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 781

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $21,772

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Washington is home to an above-average pay rate for Mid-Career Home Health Aides, 28 percent higher than the national average. The smallest paychecks in the market, 8 percent south of the national average, can be found in Cleveland. Employers also pay below the national average in Tampa (7 percent lower) and Philadelphia (3 percent lower).

Key Stats for Home Health Aide

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
073
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Home Health Aide Salaries

Hospice Care
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Long Term Care
up arrow 5%

Elder Care
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National Average
$22,000


Home Care
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Cleaning
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 71%
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