The average hourly pay for a Continuing Care Assistant in Canada is C$17.67.
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C$32,584 - C$47,363
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Job Description for Continuing Care Assistant
A continuing care assistant works in an assisted living community or directly in the home of a client. This type of assistant may work independently at a patient’s home or under the supervision of a registered nurse. Some patients may be terminally-ill, elderly, mentally-challenged, or a combination of these. A continuing care assistant provides direct care to patients and ensures that they are taken care of, both physically and emotionally, in a safe environment. Some clients will need help wit…Read more
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Popular Skills for Continuing Care Assistant
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Long Term Care
Skills in Home Health/Home Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Palliative Care, Home Care, Elder Care and Long Term Care.
Pay by Experience Level for Continuing Care Assistant
An entry-level Continuing Care Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$16.97 based on 7 salaries. An early career Continuing Care Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$17.60 based on 92 salaries. A mid-career Continuing Care Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$17.67 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Continuing Care Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$18.01 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$18.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Continuing Care Assistant in their job title in Regina, Saskatchewan earn an average of 26.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (18.8% more) and Truro, Nova Scotia (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kentville, Nova Scotia (5.7% less), Halifax, Nova Scotia (2.2% less) and New Glasgow, Nova Scotia (1.8% less).
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