Home Health Assistant Salary

The average pay for a Home Health Assistant is $19.75 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$7.84 - $44.04
$7
$10
$44
MEDIAN: $10.24
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50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $7.84 - $44.04
Overtime $16.67
Annual Data $0$82K
Total Pay (?
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$16,452 - $82,800
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Home Health Assistant

  • 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.
  • Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • 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.

Home Health Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Home Health Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
7%
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Experience Affects Home Health Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲79%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 71%
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