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

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 ophthalmic medical technologists but more than ophthalmic medical technicians.

Career Median Salary
Ophthalmic medical technologist salary $43K
Neurodiagnostic technologist salary $43K
Surgical assistant salary $43K
Ski patroller salary $29K
Medical records technician salary $40K
Community health worker salary $40K
Medical appliance technician salary $39K
Mental health counselor salary $36K
Endoscopy technician salary $38K
Ophthalmic medical technician salary $37K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)