The average pay for a Disability Care Worker is AU$24.17 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s wage.

AU$34,167 - AU$68,019
AU$34K
AU$54K
AU$68K
MEDIAN: AU$53,891
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50%
90%
AU$20.13 - AU$29.46
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$24.17
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$68K
Salary AU$34,167 - AU$68,019
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$41,766 - AU$62,422
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41
Hourly Data AU$0AU$48
Hourly Rate AU$20.13 - AU$29.46
Hourly Tips AU$35.00
Overtime AU$14.43 - AU$48.67
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
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$41,766 - AU$62,422
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 371

Disability Care Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Disability Care Worker

Pay by Experience for a Disability Care Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Disability Care Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 291 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Disability Care Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 106 salaries. An experienced Disability Care Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 65 salaries. A Disability Care Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,857

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

Disability Care Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Disability Care Worker?

Disability Care Worker in Perth:
Pros: Quality of life.
Cons: Staff to client ratio.

Disability Care Worker in Sydney:
"Work Flexibility, Long Hours."
Pros: Helping the disabled enrich their life.
Cons: Very stressful at times, staffing problems, long hours.

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Key Stats for Disability Care Worker

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Disability Care Worker Salaries

▲4%

▲3%

▲1%

National Average
AU$51,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Disability Care Worker Salaries


National Average
AU$51,000



Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%