Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for a Personal Care Worker is AU$23.54
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Personal Care Workers?
An entry-level Personal Care Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$22.84 based on 83 salaries. An early career Personal Care Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.44 based on 485 salaries. …Read more
What Do Personal Care Workers Do?
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 …Read more