Community health worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Community health worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $43,590
Alabama $39,850
Arkansas $36,970
Arizona $36,870
California $45,270
Colorado $38,830
Connecticut $43,790
District of Columbia $56,820
Delaware $40,030
Florida $35,820
Georgia $38,020
Hawaii $42,610
Iowa $36,820
Idaho $37,890
Illinois $42,250
Indiana $42,000
Kansas $40,450
Kentucky $37,600
Louisiana $36,980
Massachusetts $42,330
Maryland $47,600
Maine $36,750
Michigan $41,730
Minnesota $37,600
Missouri $36,490
Mississippi $29,180
Montana $39,260
North Carolina $36,850
North Dakota $42,000
Nebraska $35,010
New Hampshire $46,460
New Jersey $45,750
New Mexico $36,150
Nevada $43,060
New York $39,720
Ohio $36,450
Oklahoma $43,340
Oregon $40,790
Pennsylvania $41,550
Puerto Rico $19,690
Rhode Island $46,420
South Carolina $38,140
Tennessee $43,550
Texas $39,450
Utah $48,300
Virginia $42,130
Vermont $30,740
Washington $38,870
Wisconsin $43,460
West Virginia $33,580
Wyoming $46,020

How do community health worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Community health workers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than occupational therapist assistants but more than opticians.

Career Median Salary
Occupational therapist assistant salary $51K
Exercise physiologist salary $49K
Licensed practical nurse salary $45K
Surgical technologist salary $42K
Medical appliance technician salary $41K
Community health worker salary $39K
Endoscopy technician salary $38K
Ophthalmic medical technician salary $35K
Psychiatric technician salary $35K
Optician salary $34K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)