Certified Caregiver Salary (United States)

A Certified Caregiver earns an average wage of $10.45 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Certified Caregiver Total Pay (?
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$13,050 - $50,702
(Median)
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26K
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51K
MEDIAN: $26,400
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Certified Caregiver Total Pay (?
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$8.33 - $14.60
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$13,050 - $50,702  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
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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$17,187 - $32,403  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 109
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$8.33 - $14.60  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $17.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
   
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).
)
$17,187 - $32,403  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 109
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Job Description for Certified Caregiver
  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Maintain records of patient care, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.

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Experience Affects Certified Caregiver Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
National Average
$22,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%
Experienced
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
88%
female alumni
 
Male
12%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 26% dental benefits Dental: 22%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 70%
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