Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Home Care Aide make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$35,295 / yrTotal Pay
$33,443 / yrBase Pay
$1,851 / yrAdditional Pay

$35,295

 / yr
$27K$47K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Home Care Aide is $35,295 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,443 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $1,851 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Caregiver

$35,356 /yr
Caregiver
$44,562 /yr
Senior Caregiver
$35,548 /yr
Lead Caregiver
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Top Paying Companies

For a Home Care Aide in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Home Care Aide in United States. Employers include Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, BJC HealthCare and CVS Health.

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Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
$38,493/yr
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$35,967/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Home Care Aide in United States

The top 4 paying industries for a Home Care Aide in United States are Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $38,493, Education with a median total pay of $35,967, Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $34,713 and Healthcare with a median total pay of $33,611.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$38,493

    12% Higher than other industries

  • EducationEducation$35,967

    6% Higher than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$34,713

    2% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$33,611

    1% Lower than other industries

Government & Public Administration

The top paying company in Government & Public Administration for Home Care Aide is Washington State Department of Social and Health Services.

Washington State Department of Social and Health ServicesWashington State Department of Social and Health Services$38,493/yr

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Caregiver

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Caregiver

United States of America

 | <1 year

$11

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Hha/Caregiver

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Personal Caregiver

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
In Home Caregiver

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$10

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Caregiver

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$14

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Home Health Caregiver

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$119

/hr

$19 | $100

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Care Giver

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$800

/mo

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Home Care Aide pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Home Care Aide is $33,443 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Home Care Aide salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 840 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Home Care Aide employees.

The highest salary for a Home Care Aide in United States is $43,126 per year.

The lowest salary for a Home Care Aide in United States is $25,935 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Home Care Aide or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Home Care Aide.