The average hourly pay for a Family Support Worker in Canada is C$18.64.
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C$13 - C$25
C$27,700 - C$54,050
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Job Description for Family Support Worker
Many different problems may occur to families regardless of size, location, or situation, and a network of social services exists to give these families assistance. The family support worker is the contact between these families and organizations. They communicate with the family, learning about their situation and helping them find potential solutions. They are also in charge of following up with the family over a period of time to make sure that the problems are adequately taken care of and de…Read more
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Popular Skills for Family Support Worker
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Skills in Case Management, Crisis Intervention, Counseling and Child Advocacy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication.
Pay by Experience Level for Family Support Worker
An entry-level Family Support Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$17.47 based on 9 salaries. An early career Family Support Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$17.04 based on 90 salaries. A mid-career Family Support Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.78 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Family Support Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$17.70 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$22.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Family Support Worker in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (9.9% more) and Toronto, Ontario (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Moncton, New Brunswick (30.0% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (21.0% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (3.4% less).
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