A Personal Care Worker earns an average wage of AU$21.38 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. This job's pay does not change very much with experience.

AU$33,000 - AU$50,000
AU$36K
MEDIAN: AU$35,669
50%

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AU$19.30 - AU$25.03
AU$19
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$21.38
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$18KAU$36KAU$54K
Salary
AU$35,669  
   
Bonus
AU$500.00  
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$39,976 - AU$52,678  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$19.30 - AU$25.03  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00  
Overtime
AU$14.79 - AU$40.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$500.00  
   
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).
)
AU$39,976 - AU$52,678  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 365
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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Care Worker

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,669

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Key Stats for Personal Care Worker

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Personal Care Worker Salaries

▲2%

▲2%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
AU$45,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Personal Care Worker Salaries

Disability Support
▲8%

aged care
▲3%

▲1%

National Average
AU$45,000

Home Health/Home Care
▼2%

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

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