Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Resident Care Aides, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. In this position, someone who has worked for fewer than five years can expect a median salary of $21K. The median for people with five to 10 years of experience is only a little bit higher at $21K. For Resident Care Aides, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $21K. Old hands boasting more than twenty years of relevant experience report pay that is more or less commensurate with that extensive experience; average earnings for this group come out to approximately $23K.