The average rate for a Care Aide is C$18.32 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$24,417 - C$40,337
C$36K
MEDIAN: C$36,000
50%
C$14.19 - C$23.00
C$14
C$18
C$23
MEDIAN: C$18.31
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$48K
Salary C$36,000
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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C$29,235 - C$48,312
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data C$0C$46
Hourly Rate C$14.19 - C$23.00
Overtime C$1.02 - C$46.39
Annual Data C$0C$48K
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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C$29,235 - C$48,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 192

Job Description for Care Aide

  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.

Care Aide Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Care Aide

Pay by Experience for a Care Aide has a positive trend. An entry-level Care Aide with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 57 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Care Aide with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Care Aide which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 25 salaries. A Care Aide with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 9 salaries.

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Key Stats for Care Aide

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Care Aide Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

Late-Career
▲9%

National Average
C$38,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 34%