Home Health Care Worker Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Home Health Care Worker is $10.84 per hour.
Home Health Care Worker Salary (?
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$15,668 - $59,598
(Median)
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49K
60K
MEDIAN: $25,014
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Home Health Care Worker Salary (?
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$7.76 - $26.36
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$15,668 - $59,598  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,030  
Total Pay (?
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$16,202 - $55,817  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$7.76 - $26.36  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $16.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,030  
   
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).
)
$16,202 - $55,817  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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Job Description for Home Health Care Worker

  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Maintain records of patient care, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
84%
female alumni
 
Male
16%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 27% dental benefits Dental: 15%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 73%
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