Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) is $15.83
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)s?
An early career Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.79 based on 4 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
What Do Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)s Do?
Certified home health aides (CHHAs) are health workers dedicated to delivering personal care to clients with disabilities or other needs requiring assistance, typically directly in their homes or in an assisted living environment. While the elderly are the most common consumers for these services, CHHAs may work with younger individuals as well.
Tasks of a CHHA may include (but are not limited to) bathing, dressing, preparing meals, providing transportation, and monitoring the client's health …Read more
- Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
- Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
- Change bed linens, wash, and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.