Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Home Health Aide is $11.09
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Home Health Aides?
An early career Home Health Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.03 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Home Health Aide with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.48 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Home Health Aides Do?
Home health aids play a very important role in the health care system. They are responsible for taking care of patients who may be suffering from a chronic illness or disability. They are also responsible for taking care of elderly individuals who are unable to care for themselves and need care while living at home. Some home health aids work very closely with nurses. They keep a record of the patient's progress to alert the physician or nurse of any sudden changes in the patient's health. A …Read more