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Resident Aide Salary

The average pay for a Resident Aide is $9.38 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$8.13 - $11.99
(Median)
$8
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.00
10%
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.13 - $11.99  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $21.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $197.27  
   
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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$16,895 - $25,765  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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Job Description for Resident Aide

  • Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Transport clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
  • Monitor food and liquid intake and vital signs.
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.

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Experience Affects Resident Aide Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$19,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 24%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 49%
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