When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $24.50 per hour) can be spotted in San Rafael; Lansdale ($13.00), Allentown (around $9.66), and Dixon ($9.37) are the next top-paying cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Home Helpers the most — $14.48 per hour on average.
Earning about $13.48 on average, Scheduling Coordinators receive the most money, followed by Caregivers ($11.85), Home Health Aides ($9.66), and Certified Nurse Assistants (around $9.50). Financial compensation for Certified Nurse's Aides is rather low — only approximately $8.50 — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $9.53. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns $10.00 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Nursing Assistants are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $9.17. Earning a First Aid Administrator certification garners significant financial rewards of $9.00 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Home Helpers pays those with an Associate's Degree the most — approximately $10.00.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Scheduling; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $13.48. Home Health/Home Care also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; approximately one-half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Key skills also include Elder Care, Customer Service, and Long Term Care.
Home Helpers' employees are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
More than two-fifths of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. About one in seven workers receive health insurance, and less than ten percent of workers get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as flexible hours.