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Social and Human Service Assistants

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $19.81
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Social and Human Service Assistants *

Area Low Median High
U S
$15.17 $18.73 $23.39
Minnesota
$18.10 $19.81 $24.20
Central Minnesota
$18.08 $19.70 $24.11
Northeast Minnesota
$15.22 $19.15 $24.73
Northwest Minnesota
$15.18 $19.13 $23.23
Southeast Minnesota
$18.11 $21.93 $24.01
Southwest Minnesota
$18.11 $23.31 $29.65
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$18.38 $19.80 $24.16

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 10,230 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Social and Human Service Assistants most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 16,533 new Social and Human Service Assistants to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Social and Human Service Assistants
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 417,600 487,100 69,500 16.6%
Minnesota 12,534 13,852 1,318 10.5%
Central Minnesota 1,150 1,278 128 11.1%
Northeast Minnesota 1,190 1,286 96 8.1%
Northwest Minnesota 1,487 1,622 135 9.1%
Southeast Minnesota 818 888 70 8.6%
Southwest Minnesota 891 953 62 7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 7,325 8,177 852 11.6%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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