Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) Salary

An average Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aide can expect to take home roughly $10.81 per hour. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and more than half lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by just under one in three and dental coverage is claimed by somewhere between a fifth and a fourth. Most Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aides like their work and job satisfaction is high.

$10,570 - $36,766
$11K
$23K
$37K
MEDIAN: $22,957
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$9.25 - $14.88
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$11
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MEDIAN: $10.92
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$0$36K
Salary $10,570 - $36,766
Bonus $75.00
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$19,209 - $32,829
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $9.25 - $14.88
Overtime $8.30 - $21.94
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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$19,209 - $32,829
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 291

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Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $23,041

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

Location does not play a huge part in determining pay, but Entry-Level Certified Home Health Aides in Cherry Hill do earn slightly more than the national average. In Newark, salaries are 16 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Indianapolis and Philadelphia (11 percent lower and 9 percent lower, respectively).

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
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) Salaries

Hospice Care
▲4%

National Average
$23,000

Elder Care
▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 67%
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