The average wage for an Aged Care Worker is AU$20.62 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$34,602 - AU$59,759
(Median)
AU$35K
AU$48K
AU$60K
MEDIAN: AU$47,909
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AU$18.13 - AU$25.39
(Median)
AU$18
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Salary
AU$34,602 - AU$59,759  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,422 - AU$53,671  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$18.13 - AU$25.39  
   
Overtime
AU$8.81 - AU$39.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,422 - AU$53,671  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 521
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Pay by Experience Level for Aged Care Worker

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,282

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Experience Affects Aged Care Worker Salaries



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National Average
AU$43,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 92%
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