Residents of Lansdale, Pa. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $13.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include Marysville, Ohio ($10.75) and Dixon, Ill. ($9.37). The highest pay by state can be found in California, where pay average out at approximately $14.00 per hour.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $10.08 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Home Helpers folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $10.00 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Caregivers, who earn approximately $11.41 per hour on average, closely trailed by Certified Nurse's Aides ($9.50) and Certified Nurse Assistants (about $9.50).
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Nurses Aides earn $9.50 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Home Helpers workers who hold a Certificate (Cert), Nursing Assistant Studies are also well compensated, earning $15.86 on average.
When it comes to skills, Home Care seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $11.00 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Home Health/Home Care; the greater part consider it a key competency. Other top skills include Elder Care, Long Term Care, and Geriatrics.
The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Home Helpers sponsors a 401(k) program, and a majority of workers use this option to save for their retirement. Nearly one-seventh of workers have health insurance, and benefits for less than ten percent of workers also include dental insurance.