Home Health Aide Jobs in Connecticut

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Summary:

Home health aide jobs in Connecticut tend to have above average salaries compared to the rest of the United States, and job growth in Connecticut is expected to be very good.

Salary Information:

On average, home health aides jobs in Connecticut pay $14.03 per hour versus $10.46 per hour for the United States as a whole. This translates into about $29,180 per year for Connecticut workers versus $21,760 nationally. Most Connecticut home health aides can expect to earn salaries between $23,460 and $33,290 annually. The top 10% of home health aides in Connecticut make $19.06 per hour (about $39,650 per year) or more.

Job Growth:

Connecticut’s number of people over the age 65 is expected to increase by 54.1%% over the next 20 years. The total number of elderly in the United States is expected to increase 77.6% during this time. Since this age group is the largest factor in the demand for home health aides, job growth in Connecticut is expected to be very good over the next two decades and excellent in the United States as a whole.

Metro Area Data:

Area Name
Employment
Average Hourly Wage
Average Annual Salary
Top 10% Hourly Wage
Top 10% Annual Salary
United States
982,840
$10.46
$21,760
$14.13
$29,390
Connecticut
11,410
$14.03
$29,180
$19.06
$39,650
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk CT
2,230
$13.68
$28,460
$19.56
$40,690
Danbury CT
140
$15.16
$31,540
$18.25
$37,970
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford CT
4,520
$14.79
$30,760
$19.42
$40,400
New Haven CT
2,270
$12.62
$26,250
$15.71
$32,680
Norwich-New London CT-RI
820
$13.91
$28,930
$17.64
$36,680
Springfield MA-CT
1,450
$12.06
$25,090
$14.35
$29,840
Waterbury CT
590
$15.15
$31,510
$24.93
$51,860
Worcester MA-CT
1,810
$13.31
$27,690
$17.29
$35,960
Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
310
$13.84
$28,780
$18.27
$38,000
Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
280
$13.79
$28,680
$19.47
$40,510
Data Source(s):  U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Census Bureau


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