Personal care aides are most often employed by the Individual & family services industry. The average yearly wage for Personal care aides was $22,737 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Personal care aides by wage are Parking lot attendants, Hotel, motel, & resort desk clerks, and Laundry & drycleaning workers.
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 Glendale City PUMA, CA, El Centro City PUMA, CA, and Springfield City PUMA, MA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Personal care aides are El Centro City PUMA, CA, South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, and Hidalgo County (North & West) PUMA, TX.