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Community Health Workers

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: $23.39
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Community Health Workers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$18.40 $23.21 $29.53
Minnesota
$18.60 $23.39 $26.16
Central Minnesota
$11.98 $19.23 $24.31
Northeast Minnesota
$10.87 $15.16 $21.24
Northwest Minnesota
$15.32 $19.30 $24.31
Southeast Minnesota
$19.27 $20.13 $30.04
Southwest Minnesota
$13.55 $19.21 $24.26
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$21.34 $23.52 $29.85

* "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 1,020 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Community Health Workers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,524 new Community Health Workers 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 Community Health Workers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 64,100 77,600 13,500 21%
Minnesota 1,193 1,389 196 16.4%
Central Minnesota 119 141 22 18.5%
Northeast Minnesota 195 222 27 13.8%
Northwest Minnesota 172 195 23 13.4%
Southeast Minnesota 69 81 12 17.4%
Southwest Minnesota 74 93 19 25.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 608 702 94 15.5%


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




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