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Home care roles among best jobs without a college degree

Home care positions were among the top five best jobs without a college degree, according to new rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

Home health aide topped the list based on a mix of factors including salary, job market, future growth, stress level and work life balance.

The position currently has a median salary of about $24,200 with a 4.3% unemployment rate, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Personal care aide was also high on the list, coming in at number five. The median salary for the role is about $24,020 with an unemployment rate of about 5.6%, U.S. News & World Report notes.

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