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27 Health Aids students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Health Aids & Attendants is the 21st most popular major in the state out of a total 24 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Health Aids & Attendants Majors in West Virginia

Health Aids majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 27

Gender Distribution

In West Virginia, a health aids major is more popular with women than with men.

Health Aids & Attendants Majors in WV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health aids majors in West Virginia is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 96.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Health Aids & Attendants Majors in WV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Aids & Attendants Grads in West Virginia

24,950 people in the state and 4,661,440 in the nation are employed in jobs related to health aids.

Health Aids & Attendants Jobs Nationwide vs. WV

Wages for Health Aids & Attendants Jobs in West Virginia

Health Aids grads earn an average of $25,620 in the state and $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,449 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,087. In their early career, Southern grads earn an average salary of $20,100. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time.

Health Aids & Attendants Careers in WV

Some of the careers health aids majors go into include:

Job Title WV Job Growth WV Median Salary
Home Health Aides 39% $20,910
Personal Care Aides 33% $19,910
Psychiatric Aides 22% $20,630
Physical Therapist Aides 21% $23,660
Nursing Assistants 10% $25,180
Healthcare Support Workers 4% $44,140

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to health aids.

Major Annual Graduates in WV
Nursing 1,530
Health/Medical Admin Services 948
Allied Health Services 757
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 514
Allied Health Professions 502
Other Health Professions 411
Public Health 329
Osteopathic Medicine 207

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