Personal care aides are most often employed by the Individual & family services industry. The average yearly wage for Personal care aides was $22,293 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Personal care aides by wage are Food cooking machine operators & tenders, Crossing guards, and Manicurists and pedicurists.
Personal care aides are part of the Healthcare Support Occupations, along with Home health aides, Personal care aides, Nursing assistants, Orderlies and psychiatric aides, Occupational therapy assistants & aides, and 9 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Personal care aides are Flushing, Murray Hill & Whitestone PUMA, NY, LA City (Northwest/Canoga Park, Winnetka & Woodland Hills) PUMA, CA, and Palmdale City PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Personal care aides are Harlingen & San Benito Cities PUMA, TX, Fulton & Montgomery Counties PUMA, NY, and El Centro City PUMA, CA.