An Entry-Level Aged Care Worker earns an average wage of AU$21.06 per hour.

AU$29,884 - AU$61,626
AU$30K
AU$45K
AU$62K
MEDIAN: AU$45,394
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50%
90%
AU$18.73 - AU$24.98
AU$19
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$21.06
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$61K
Salary AU$29,884 - AU$61,626
Bonus AU$1,502
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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AU$38,625 - AU$53,643
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$18.73 - AU$24.98
Hourly Tips AU$0.75
Overtime AU$8.94 - AU$41.80
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
Bonus AU$1,502
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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AU$38,625 - AU$53,643
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 331

Aged Care Worker Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,080

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Aged Care Worker Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Aged Care Worker in Adelaide:
"Challenge but rewarding career."
Only enter into this job if you really care about helping the elderly. It is hard work and long hours with minimal staff and not great pay. But the rewards when you are thanked or someones lonely and you comfort them makes it worth it.

Key Stats for Aged Care Worker

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
9%

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 90%