How much does a Home Care Aide I make in the United States? The average Home Care Aide I salary in the United States is $28,761 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $26,742 and $31,890. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Home Care Aide I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Home Care Aide I Salary $24,904 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Home Care Aide I Salary $26,742 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Home Care Aide I Salary $28,761 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Home Care Aide I Salary $31,890 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Home Care Aide I Salary $34,738 US April 24, 2024
25% $26,742 10% $24,904 90% $34,738 75% $31,890 $28,761 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Commitment: An agreement or pledge to do something in the future a commitment to improve conditions at the prison especially : an engagement to assume a financial obligation at a future date.

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Meal Preparation: Meal preparation, sometimes called meal prep, is the process of planning and preparing meals.

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Life Insurance: Life Insurance can be defined as a contract between an insurance policy holder and an insurance company, where the insurer promises to pay a sum of money in exchange for a premium, upon the death of an insured person or after a set period

Commitment 3.37%
Meal Preparation 4.62%
Life Insurance 1.91%
Others 90.1%

Job Description for Home Care Aide I

Home Care Aide I provides household management activities to enable patients in independence at home. Assists patient with self-administered medications and emotional supports. Being a Home Care Aide I typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or a manager. Additionally, Home Care Aide I may require CPR certified. The Home Care Aide I possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Home Care Aide I

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For Home Care Aide I, the upper level is Home Care Aide II and then progresses to Home Care Aide Coordinator.

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Home Care Aide I salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Home Care Aide I, the highest Home Care Aide I salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Home Care Aide I salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Home Care Aide I salary is in Miami, FL, where the Home Care Aide I salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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