Community Health Workers in Minnesota
Considering a career as a Community Health Worker in Minnesota?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Community Health Workers in Minnesota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Community Health Workers in Minnesota is growing faster than average.
Community Health Workers in Minnesota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Community Health Workers Work in Minnesota?
1,270 people worked as Community Health Workers in 2018 in this state.
There were 1,390 Community Health Workers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 755 Community Health Workers working in it, which means Minnesota has more Community Health Workers than average.
Job Projections for Minnesota
Jobs for Community Health Workers in this state are growing at a rate of 15.8% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 17.9%.
Minnesota Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 200 annual job openings, and 1,610 total jobs in 2026 for Community Health Workers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 8,500 annual jobs and 67,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Community Health Workers Make in Minnesota?
In 2018 wages for Community Health Workers ranged from $26,210 to $61,890 with $37,600 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $12.6 to $29.75. The median hourly rate was $18.08.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $18.05 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $0.03.
The median salary in Minnesota is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Minnesota Metros for Community Health Workers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Community Health Workers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||800||$41,600|
Top States for Community Health Workers Employment
View the list below to see where most Community Health Workers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Community Health Workers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$56,820|
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|Occupation||MN Employment Total|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||15,000|
|Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists||1,270|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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