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 $63,340
New Mexico $61,140
Kentucky $50,220
Rhode Island $50,080
North Dakota $49,840
Oregon $49,770
Wyoming $49,060
Connecticut $48,820
Alaska $48,590
California $48,470
Massachusetts $48,120
Maine $48,060
Virginia $48,020
New York $47,400
Nevada $47,390
Alabama $47,040
Tennessee $47,040
North Carolina $47,020
Minnesota $46,970
Kansas $46,910
New Jersey $46,910
Utah $46,910
Arkansas $46,860
Wisconsin $46,610
Oklahoma $46,570
Michigan $46,440
Montana $46,380
Washington $45,230
Maryland $43,360
Florida $39,770
Georgia $39,710
Idaho $39,520
Illinois $39,130
Louisiana $39,090
South Carolina $39,090
Pennsylvania $39,020
Arizona $38,990
Nebraska $38,850
New Hampshire $38,830
Colorado $38,710
Iowa $38,710
Indiana $38,520
Texas $38,500
Ohio $38,430
Mississippi $38,310
Delaware $37,230
Missouri $37,130
Vermont $37,060
Hawaii $36,910
Puerto Rico $36,570
West Virginia $30,520
South Dakota $30,440

How do community health worker salaries compare to similar careers?

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

Career Median Salary
Occupational therapist assistant salary $55K
Ophthalmic medical technician salary $58K
Medical appliance technician salary $50K
Dental assistant salary $50K
Licensed practical nurse salary $48K
Community health worker salary $47K
Medical transcriptionist salary $48K
Medical assistant salary $47K
Medical administrative assistant salary $46K
Optician salary $44K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)