Caregiver in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average wage for a Caregiver in Chicago, Illinois is $11.49 per hour. A skill in Home Care is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$18,313 - $35,375
$23K
MEDIAN: $22,800
50%

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$9.78 - $17.45
$9
$11
$17
MEDIAN: $11.49
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$22,800  
   
Bonus
$250.00  
Total Pay (?
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$19,951 - $39,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$9.78 - $17.45  
   
Overtime
$11.22  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$250.00  
   
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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$19,951 - $39,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
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Key Stats for Caregiver

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Caregiver Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$24,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Caregiver Salaries

▲12%

Cleaning
▲8%

Home Health/Home Care
▲7%

Elder Care
▲5%

Assisted Living
▲3%

National Average
$24,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 85%
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