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Fast Facts for Home Health Aides in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington, Chicago and Rockford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Champaign, Peoria and Decatur
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Rockford and Peoria

Salaries for Home Health Aides in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Champaign and Peoria

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Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • Programs include Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration, Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness, Master of Health Care Administration, and more.
  • Students learn from instructors with experience in the health care field.
  • Capstone projects and clinical practicums that can help prepare students for more career opportunities.
  • Flexible, online and on-campus program available.
Programs
  • Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate
  • Medical Assisting Diploma

Further your education at Rasmussen College.Choose from seven schools of study including programs in business, nursing, technology, and more. You could earn your bachelor’s degree in as little as 18 months and help advance your career through our AcceleratED program.

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Rockford
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Programs
  • Associate of Science in Medical Assisting Science
  • Has students attend one four-week class at a time and take their final exam before moving on to their next class.
  • Offers 24/7 online tech support, with a typical response time of 4 hours or less.
  • Has online help centers that offer assistance with writing, statistics, medical assisting, and more.
  • Provides job placement assistance to all its students and alumni.
  • Researches trends for growing fields to tailor a more effective curriculum.
Programs
  • Medical Assistant
Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center. We offer programs in dental assisting, medical assisting, medical insurance billing and office administration, and pharmacy tech.
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Bettendorf
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Programs
  • Nurse Educator Graduate Certificate
  • Master of Science - DNP Executive Leader
  •  Ranked one of the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2014 by U.S. News & World Report.
  •  Offers a no-obligation, 3-week trial period where students may determine if the university is right for them before they commit to it.
  •  Strives to be a student’s partner in lifelong learning; committed to helping them achieve their goals.
  •  Serves students of all ages, from first-graders learning to read to professionals seeking postgraduate training.
  •  Provides career-oriented diploma through master’s programs in fields such as healthcare, business, legal and paralegal services, information technology, criminal justice and design.
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Davenport
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Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • A post-secondary school that offers a variety of degree and diploma programs including Medical Assistant, AS Healthcare Management and BS Vocational Education.
  • Offers many programs that can be completed in 10 months or less.
  • Students take one class at a time, and can access their courses online 24/7.
  • Approved for the Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) program.
  • Has a Clinical Placement department that works to place students in clinical sites throughout the country.
  • Institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

More Illinois Home Health Aide Training Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Chicago
Associate
8,633
Chicago
Associate
6,140
Chicago
Associate
6,031
Chicago
Associate
4,078
Chicago
Associate
9,679
Chicago
Associate
10,993
Glen Ellyn
Associate
25,768
Grayslake
Associate
16,010
Danville
Associate
2,832
Chicago
Bachelor
1,144
Elgin
Associate
9,613
Palatine
Associate
15,156
Normal
Associate
4,827
East Peoria
Associate
11,804
Fairfield
Associate
2,102
Robinson
Associate
1,445
Olney
Associate
1,610
Mount Carmel
Associate
4,206
Oglesby
Associate
4,103
Carterville
Associate
7,559
Quincy
Associate
2,417
Joliet
Associate
13,149
Kankakee
Associate
3,591
Centralia
Associate
5,041
Malta
Associate
4,466
Godfrey
Associate
7,875
Springfield
Associate
6,655
Crystal Lake
Associate
5,274
Palos Hills
Associate
15,859
Cicero
Associate
5,057
Des Plaines
Associate
10,805
Champaign
Associate
9,407
Chicago Heights
Associate
5,507
Rockford
Associate
7,923
Dixon
Associate
2,700
Ullin
Associate
2,176
South Holland
Associate
6,260
Belleville
Associate
13,713
Chicago
Associate
368
River Grove
Associate
15,658
Sugar Grove
Associate
8,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Home Health Aides

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Home Health Aides

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Home Health Aides relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Champaign 400 $23,450
Urbana 400 $23,450
Decatur 260 $21,660
Bloomington 90 $23,100
Kankakee N/A $22,550
Peoria 660 $24,100
Rockford 800 $23,630
Springfield 600 $22,800

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