When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($24.50 per hour) can be spotted in San Rafael, Calif.; Lansdale, Pa. (around $13.00), Marysville, Ohio (about $10.75), and Allentown, Pa. ($9.86) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $9.37, Dixon, Ill. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across Home Helpers' U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $15.00 per hour.
Office Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $24.25 per hour on average; Scheduling Coordinators are next on the list, bringing in close to $13.48, followed by Caregivers earning around $12.40 and Certified Nurse's Aides making $9.50. Earning only approximately $9.25 on average, Certified Nurse Assistants make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $10.00 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Home Helpers people (41 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $9.96 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Nurses Aides have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $9.50 per hour. At Home Helpers, employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest pay at around $12.00.
In this position, it pays to have Quickbooks in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $24.25 per hour. Home Health/Home Care also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a majority of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Elder Care, Long Term Care, and Customer Service.
With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Home Helpers' employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. Home Helpers provides health insurance to roughly one in six workers, and less than ten percent of workers do receive dental coverage. Some other perks are flexible hours.