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Community Health Workers in North Dakota

Want to work in North Dakota as a Community Health Worker? Read this first!

26.7% Jobs Projection
$42,000 Median Salary
30 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Community Health Workers in North Dakota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Community Health Workers in North Dakota is growing faster than average.

  • Community Health Workers in North Dakota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Community Health Workers Work in North Dakota?

In 2018, there were 210 Community Health Workers working in the state.

There were 130 Community Health Workers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 80 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Community Health Workers in ND Employment Trend

The typical state has 755 Community Health Workers working in it, which means North Dakota has fewer Community Health Workers than average.

Community Health Workers in ND vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Dakota

Jobs for Community Health Workers in this state are growing at a rate of 26.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 17.9%.

Job Projections for Community Health Workers: Nation vs. ND

North Dakota Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 30 annual Community Health Workers job openings in North Dakota, and 190 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 8,500 annual jobs and 67,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Community Health Workers Make in North Dakota?

In 2018 wages for Community Health Workers ranged from $27,050 to $71,850 with $42,000 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13 to $34.54. The median hourly rate was $20.19.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $21.51 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.32.

The median salary in North Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Community Health Workers Earnings: ND vs. National Average

Top North Dakota 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
Fargo, ND-MN 70 $37,240
Bismarck, ND 40 $43,130

Top States for Community Health Workers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Community Health Workers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 6,590 $39,720
California 6,160 $45,270
Massachusetts 3,660 $42,330
Florida 2,880 $35,820
Texas 2,820 $39,450
Washington 2,230 $38,870
Pennsylvania 2,000 $38,510
Ohio 1,970 $36,450
Michigan 1,860 $41,730
Indiana 1,630 $39,240
Missouri 1,370 $36,490
Maryland 1,290 $47,600
Illinois 1,270 $38,090
Minnesota 1,270 $37,600
New Jersey 1,250 $45,750
Kentucky 1,220 $34,280
Oklahoma 1,110 $43,340
Arizona 1,030 $36,870
Georgia 1,010 $38,020
Tennessee 850 $43,550

Below are the states where Community Health Workers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $56,820
Utah $48,300
Maryland $47,600
New Hampshire $46,460
Rhode Island $46,420
Wyoming $46,020
New Jersey $45,750
California $45,270
Connecticut $43,790
Alaska $43,590

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Occupation ND Employment Total
Social and Human Service Assistants 1,200
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 220
Health Educators 140

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