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CHHA Job Outlook
Employment of home health aides is projected to grow 38 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. As the baby-boom population ages and the elderly population grows, demand for the services of home health aides to provide assistance will continue to increase.
Job growth for this occupation is expected to be excellent. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says it will grow much faster than the average for all occupations through 2020. The agency also predicts there will be more job openings for this occupation than for most others (The US Bureau of Labor Statistics).
Pay rates vary from $12 to $15/hr depending on the company.
The average Home Health Aide salary in New Jersey is approximately $12.25 /hr.
The median annual wage in for home health aides was $21,920 in May 2015.