A Care Worker earns an average wage of AU$22.17 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$19.52 - AU$26.37
AU$20
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$22.25
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data AU$0AU$29
Hourly Rate AU$19.52 - AU$26.37
Overtime AU$26.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$54K
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$40,528 - AU$54,851
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay by Experience Level for Care Worker

Pay by Experience for a Care Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Care Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Care Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Care Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 13 salaries. A Care Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Key Stats for Care Worker

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Care Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼1%

Experienced
▼1%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 93%
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