We look to the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to keep track of economic date as it relates to our industry.
The median pay in 2016 for Home Health Aides was $22,170 or $10.66 per hour. The wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. Median wage data are from the BLS Occupational Employment Statistics survey.
2016 Median Pay
In 2016 there were 2,927,600 Home Health Aides employed in the U.S. The employment, or size, of this occupation in 2016, which is the base year of the 2016-26 employment projections.
Number of Jobs in 2016
Number of Pharmacy Techs Needed
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