Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Community Support Worker is C$17.79
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Community Support Workers?
An entry-level Community Support Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$16.44 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Community Support Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.00 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Community Support Workers Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.
FAQs About Community Support Workers
What is the highest pay for Community Support Workers in Edmonton?
Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Community Support Worker in Edmonton is CA$24.83 / hour
What is the lowest pay for Community Support Workers in Edmonton?
Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Community Support Worker in Edmonton is CA$15.67 / hour
How can Community Support Workers increase their salary?
Increasing your pay as a Community Support Worker is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Community Support Worker that oversees more junior Community Support Workers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.