Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for an Aged Care Worker is AU$22.64
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Aged Care Workers?
An entry-level Aged Care Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$21.63 based on 81 salaries. An early career Aged Care Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.43 based on 351 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Aged Care Workers Do?
An aged care worker gives support to elderly clients who need help maneuvering through their everyday lives. The aged care worker's duties will vary, depending on the degree of assistance that the client may need. In some positions, the aged care worker may simply be a companion that provides emotional support. In other jobs, the worker will carry out personal care such as grooming, shopping, housekeeping, cooking, and transporting the client to appointments.
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