Personal Care Attendant (PCA) Salary

The average rate for a Personal Care Attendant (PCA) is AU$20.18 per hour. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$32,470 - AU$49,480
(Median)
AU$32K
AU$41K
AU$49K
MEDIAN: AU$40,741
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AU$17.77 - AU$23.77
(Median)
AU$18
AU$20
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$17KAU$34KAU$51K
Salary
AU$32,470 - AU$49,480  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$96.68  
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$36,832 - AU$49,979  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$17.77 - AU$23.77  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$41.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$96.68  
   
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$36,832 - AU$49,979  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 356
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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Care Attendant (PCA)

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,043

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Experience Affects Personal Care Attendant (PCA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$42,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 96%
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