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Community Health Workers

Help individuals and communities adopt healthier behaviors.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$18.39 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  15.5%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Develop working relationships with others to facilitate program activities.
  • Maintain client records.
  • Confer with clients to discuss treatment plans or progress.
  • Interpret cultural or religious information for others.
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Job Title Examples:

Community Health Advocate
Health Outreach Worker
Public Health Worker

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