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Entry-Level Personal / Home Care Aide Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Personal / Home Care Aide is $9.91 per hour.

$12,307 - $47,344
(Median)
$12K
$24K
$47K
MEDIAN: $23,728
10%
50%
90%

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$7.88 - $14.86
(Median)
$7
$9
$15
MEDIAN: $9.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$12,307 - $47,344  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $253.42  
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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$16,331 - $32,091  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.88 - $14.86  
   
Overtime
$5.73 - $20.12  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $253.42  
   
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).
)
$16,331 - $32,091  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 410

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Personal / Home Care Aide Salaries

Elder Care
0%

National Average
$21,000

Cleaning
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Home Health/Home Care
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 13% dental benefits Dental: 9%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 86%