Personal Support Worker (PSW) in Windsor, Ontario Salary (Canada)

A Personal Support Worker (PSW) in Windsor, Ontario earns an average wage of C$17.40 per hour.

C$12.18 - C$19.58
C$12
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$15.29
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$38
Hourly Rate C$12.18 - C$19.58
Overtime C$23.70
Annual Data C$0C$40K
Bonus C$150
Total Pay (?
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C$24,934 - C$40,695
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 100

Job Description for Personal Support Worker (PSW)

Personal support workers (PSWs) are responsible for providing short- or long-term care for patients and serving as companions for those who are lonely, as well as helping them with activities of their day-to-day lives. Personal support workers are health professionals who are "unregulated," as there are no set guidelines which they follow.

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Personal Support Worker (PSW) Tasks

  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.

Personal Support Worker (PSW) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Personal Support Worker (PSW)

Pay by Experience for a Personal Support Worker (PSW) has a negative trend. An entry-level Personal Support Worker (PSW) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Personal Support Worker (PSW) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Personal Support Worker (PSW) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 6 salaries. A Personal Support Worker (PSW) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$29,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Personal Support Worker (PSW)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Personal Support Worker (PSW) Salaries

▲21%

Experienced
▲21%

▲10%

National Average
C$32,000

Late-Career
▼9%

Skills That Affect Personal Support Worker (PSW) Salaries


Elder Care
▲19%

Home Health/Home Care
▲6%

Palliative Care
▲4%

▲3%

National Average
C$32,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 44%