Direct Care Worker (DCW) with Home Health/Home Care Skills Salary

The average wage for a Direct Care Worker (DCW) with Home Health/Home Care skills is $9.71 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$14,101 - $40,268
$14K
$22K
$40K
MEDIAN: $22,090
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$8.26 - $13.01
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MEDIAN: $9.90
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$0$40K
Salary $14,101 - $40,268
Bonus $25.17 - $4,966
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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$17,132 - $29,807
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$18
Hourly Rate $8.26 - $13.01
Hourly Tips $1.67
Overtime $6.79 - $18.73
Annual Data $0$29K
Bonus $25.17 - $4,966
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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$17,132 - $29,807
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 266

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Pay by Experience Level for Direct Care Worker (DCW)

Pay by Experience for a Direct Care Worker (DCW) has a positive trend. An entry-level Direct Care Worker (DCW) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 170 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Direct Care Worker (DCW) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Direct Care Worker (DCW) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 44 salaries. A Direct Care Worker (DCW) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 20 salaries.

Key Stats for Direct Care Worker (DCW)

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Direct Care Worker (DCW) Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
$21,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 58%
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