C$39,324
Avg. Salary
C$17.69
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Community Support Worker is C$17.69 per hour.

The average pay for a Community Support Worker is C$39,324 per year.

C$14.01
10%
C$17.69
50%
C$22.06
90%
MEDIAN C$17.69
C$24k
10%
C$39k
50%
C$53k
90%
MEDIAN C$39,324
C$23,700 - C$52,819
C$24K
C$39K
C$53K
MEDIAN: C$39,324
10%
50%
90%
C$14.01 - C$22.06
C$14
C$18
C$22
MEDIAN: C$17.69
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$52K
Salary C$23,700 - C$52,819
Bonus C$19.87 - C$5,034
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$28,148 - C$48,636
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$14.01 - C$22.06
Hourly Tips C$1.85
Overtime C$2.94 - C$35.76
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$19.87 - C$5,034
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$28,148 - C$48,636
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 436

Job Description for Community Support Worker

The community support worker holds a medical position in which the worker is responsible creating a pleasant, active environment for people with disabilities in day programs and group homes. They encourage participation in these programs, which are meant assist clients in the development of physical, emotional, and social skills intended to promote well-being, independence, and self-confidence. They also follow up with people already in the program to assess their progress, and they may also help develop initiatives to address concerns within the community, especially related to housing, health, and employment.

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Community Support Worker Tasks

  • Interview clients, assess needs, and identify a portfolio of targeted service agencies and opportunities.
  • Educate and coordinate client employers, family, and other involved individuals.
  • Monitor clients and provide a safe environment.
  • Assist clients with obtaining benefits and services, troubleshooting, and providing documentation.

Community Support Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Community Support Worker

Pay by Experience for a Community Support Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Community Support Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 211 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Community Support Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 87 salaries. An experienced Community Support Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 48 salaries. A Community Support Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$37,238

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

Community Support Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Community Support Worker?

Community Support Worker in Kamloops:
"Lovely Place to work."
Pros: The area is beautiful and the city isn't too big.
Cons: Not as many opportunities as larger cities.

Community Support Worker in Winnipeg:
"Great."
Pros: Taking csare of people in need..
Cons: There is nothing I like least about the job.

Community Support Worker in Brockville:
"Love your job."
Take as many courses as you can to better yourself for the future.

Community Support Worker in Edmonton:
Pros: Helping people with developmental disabilities is a way to contribute to a better world. This job is so motivating that I don't want to leave it. Also, I have opportunity to meet other people working my field of specialisation.
Cons: Sometimes clients do not cooperate. Thus, it becomes too difficult to me to perform my job with much consideration for others. In addition, we can have schedules that don't fit with my others activities. I has have to do much arrangements to link my job and my social life.

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Key Stats for Community Support Worker

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Community Support Worker Salaries

▲10%

▲6%

▲6%

National Average
C$37,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Community Support Worker Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 28%