Career Outlook for Home Health Aides

Also known as:  Home Health Aide, Home Health Attendant, Home Hospice Aide
The overall job outlook for Home Health Aid careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 64.81 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 10.80 percent per year. Demand for Home Health Aides is expected to go up, with an expected 399,760 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 5.08 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Home Health Aides in the following states
New York 137,830
Texas 86,350
North Carolina 67,190
Ohio 67,140
Pennsylvania 65,660
California 59,750
Minnesota 36,920
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Home Health Aides
Guam 110
South Dakota 560
Wyoming 1,030
Vermont 1,090
Hawaii 1,330
Alaska 1,570
North Dakota 1,950