AU$38,282
Avg. Salary
AU$22.07
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Personal Care Worker is AU$22.07 per hour.

The average pay for a Personal Care Worker is AU$38,282 per year.

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AU$19.78
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AU$22.07
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AU$25.57
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MEDIAN AU$22.07
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MEDIAN AU$38,282
AU$27,924 - AU$59,764
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MEDIAN: AU$38,282
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MEDIAN: AU$22.07
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Salary AU$27,924 - AU$59,764
Bonus AU$300
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$40,872 - AU$53,554
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 25
Hourly Data AU$0AU$40
Hourly Rate AU$19.78 - AU$25.57
Hourly Tips AU$0.00
Overtime AU$2.06 - AU$40.13
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
Bonus AU$300
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$40,872 - AU$53,554
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 790

Job Description for Personal Care Worker

Personal care workers provide services to clients that follow these clients' care plans. They are responsible for reporting changes in clients’ mental, physical, and cognitive conditions. Additionally, they provide everyday assistance in areas such as meal preparation, housekeeping, grocery shopping, medication schedules, and going with their clients to their doctor’s appointments. Clients may also need help with personal care tasks such as dressing, bathing, grooming, and completing other related care.

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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Care Worker

Pay by Experience for a Personal Care Worker has a neutral trend. An entry-level Personal Care Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 296 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Personal 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$46,000 based on 121 salaries. An experienced Personal Care Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 65 salaries. A Personal 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$45,000 based on 36 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$45,996

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Personal Care Worker Reviews

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

Personal Care Worker in bolton point:
Pros: Room for growth and development (promotion opportunities)
Cons: It is mostly on call work. The roster can change right up until an hour before start of shift. E.g. (cancelled shift or earlier start)

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Key Stats for Personal Care Worker

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Personal Care Worker Salaries

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National Average
AU$46,000

▼2%

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Skills That Affect Personal Care Worker Salaries



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National Average
AU$46,000

▼3%

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%