Mid-Career Direct Support Professional Salary

A Mid-Career Direct Support Professional earns an average wage of $10.98 per hour. A skill in Assisted Living is associated with high pay for this job.

$17,687 - $49,132
$18K
$31K
$49K
MEDIAN: $31,102
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$9.02 - $14.00
$9
$11
$14
MEDIAN: $10.98
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$17,687 - $49,132  
   
Bonus
$197.27 - $4,866  
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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$19,140 - $34,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$9.02 - $14.00  
   
Overtime
$12.67 - $20.69  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$197.27 - $4,866  
   
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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$19,140 - $34,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 542

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $24,404

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Key Stats for Direct Support Professional

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Direct Support Professional Salaries

Assisted Living
▲18%

Cleaning
▲2%

Disability Support
▲1%

National Average
$24,000

Home Health/Home Care
▼2%

CPR
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 36%