Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for a Residential Support Worker is AU$27.91
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Residential Support Workers?
A mid-career Residential Support Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.19 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Residential Support Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.54 based on 11 salaries.
What Do Residential Support Workers Do?
A residential support worker is part of a specialized living community and helps care for the residents; residents may include senior citizens, at-risk youth, or mentally disabled individuals who seek to live independently but may need assistance or supervision. These communities are staffed by a team of residential support workers, who handle daily tasks that residents do not or cannot perform such as cooking, cleaning, and providing transportation. The level of involvement that workers take …Read more