Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Health Care Assistant is C$20.62
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Health Care Assistants?
An early career Health Care Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$21.00 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Health Care Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.09 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Health Care Assistants Do?
Health care assistants are responsible for many tasks, including feeding, dressing, and washing patients, taking patients' vital signs, bed making, maintaining clinical stock items, and other methods of assisting patients. Health care assistants generally work in healthcare facilities such as hospitals and elder care facilities; their environment can be fast-paced depending on the number of patients and available staff members. They generally work alongside nurses, doctors, therapists, and …Read more