The average wage for an Entry-Level Residential Support Worker is AU$23.87 per hour.

AU$40,000 - AU$62,533
AU$40K
AU$52K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$52,041
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AU$20.17 - AU$28.28
AU$20
AU$24
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$24.03
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$40,000 - AU$62,533  
   
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$42,052 - AU$62,327  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$18AU$36AU$54
Hourly Rate
AU$20.17 - AU$28.28  
   
Overtime
AU$2.55 - AU$51.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
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$42,052 - AU$62,327  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 105

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Residential Support Worker Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Residential Support Worker in Rockhampton:
"I Believe In Miracles."
Treat your clients how you would like members of your family to be treated. Don't get too attached to your clients, don't get involved in the clients personal, business or private matters. Remember, focus on the ability, not the disability. Remember to look after yourself, take breaks and debrief with your workmates.

Key Stats for Residential Support Worker

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%
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