HOME HEALTH AIDES

875,100

aides employed in U.S., 2012

48.5%

projected increase in jobs, 2022

$20,820

median annual wage

PERSONAL CARE AIDES

1.2 million

aides employed in U.S., 2012

48.8%

projected increase in jobs, 2022

$19,910

median annual wage

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics