Home Health Aide Jobs in Oregon

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Summary:

Home health aide jobs in Oregon tend to have slightly below average salaries compared to the rest of the United States, and job growth in Oregon is expected to be excellent.

Salary Information:

On average, home health aides jobs in Oregon pay $10.32 per hour versus $10.46 per hour for the United States as a whole. This translates into about $21,470 per year for Oregon workers versus $21,760 nationally. Most Oregon home health aides can expect to earn salaries between $18,970 and $23,060 annually. The top 10% of home health aides in Oregon make $12.41 per hour (about $25,810 per year) or more.

Job Growth:

Oregon’s number of people over the age 65 is expected to increase by 78.4%% 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 Oregon is expected to be excellent 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
Oregon
8,640
$10.32
$21,470
$12.41
$25,810
Bend OR
280
$10.75
$22,370
$13.41
$27,900
Corvallis OR
60
$10.18
$21,170
$13.93
$28,970
Eugene-Springfield OR
730
$10.64
$22,140
$12.89
$26,820
Medford OR
270
$10.40
$21,620
$13.90
$28,910
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton OR-WA
5,290
$10.24
$21,290
$12.06
$25,080
Salem OR
720
$10.53
$21,890
$12.30
$25,580
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
270
$10.35
$21,520
$12.30
$25,590
Southern Oregon nonmetropolitan area
380
$9.40
$19,540
$9.96
$20,720
Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area
870
$10.48
$21,790
$13.93
$28,980
Linn County Oregon nonmetropolitan area
250
$10.63
$22,100
$12.30
$25,590
Data Source(s):  U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Census Bureau


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