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Home health aide salary in United States

How much does a Home Health Aide make in the United States?

Average base salary

$15.73
Overtime
$4,000per year
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a home health aide is $15.73 per hour in the United States and $4,000 overtime per year.95.7k salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2022

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Years of experiencePer hour
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6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Home Health Aides in United States

  1. Selfhelp Community Services, Inc.
    3.3
    142 reviews13 salaries reported
    $94.79per hour
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Highest paying cities for Home Health Aides near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $18.64 per hour
    436 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $17.44 per hour
    109 salaries reported
  3. Brooklyn, NY
    $16.88 per hour
    613 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $16.40 per hour
    366 salaries reported
  2. Bronx, NY
    $16.14 per hour
    429 salaries reported
  3. Pittsburgh, PA
    $16.14 per hour
    196 salaries reported
  1. Columbus, OH
    $16.10 per hour
    228 salaries reported
  2. Cincinnati, OH
    $15.98 per hour
    316 salaries reported
  3. Indianapolis, IN
    $15.89 per hour
    308 salaries reported
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Where can a Home Health Aide earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Home Health Aides

Top skills
Infusion Experience
+73.46%salary
Top licenses
Physical Therapy License
+55.38%salary
Top specialties
Wound Care
+35.54%salary

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Most common benefits for Home Health Aides

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,438 ratings

34% of Home Health Aides in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Nursing Assistant

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Average $18.67 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Home Health Aide

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a home health aide (HHA)?

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How much do similar professions to home health aide (HHA) get paid?

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Do home health aides (HHAs) get paid weekly or bi-weekly?

Generally, home health aides (HHAs) are paid bi-weekly, but it can vary depending on the employer.

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