Home Health Aides

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Will "Home Health Aides" be replaced by AI & Robots?

There is a small chance this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 33% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

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or 39% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $10.86 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 273 out of 706

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Job description

Provide routine individualized healthcare such as changing bandages and dressing wounds, and applying topical medications to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities at the patient's home or in a care facility. Monitor or report changes in health status. May also provide personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming of patient.

SOC Code: 31-1011

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J (No chance) says
Human beings prefer human beings to take care of them. Here is a fact; women outlive men in America. A sexy synthetic (robot) health care aid who resembles a hot 21 year old Japanese female will not go over too well with a 79 year old American female patient.
Apr 15, 2019 at 12:58 PM

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