The Rochester area in Minnesota reported the highest average costs for home health care services in 2012. Home Health Aides in Rochester make between $24 and $44 per hour, with an average cost of $32 according to a study from the MetLife Mature Market Institute®. Homemaker Aides/Companions reported an average cost of $28 per hour, with a low of $20 and a high of $44.
The same study found the lowest costs in the Shreveport Area of Louisiana. Both Home Health Aides and Homemaker Aides/Companions there reported an average hourly cost of $13.