Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Personal Support Worker (PSW) is C$14.24
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Personal Support Worker (PSW)s?
An early career Personal Support Worker (PSW) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.12 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Personal Support Worker (PSW) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.02 based on 15 salaries.
What Do Personal Support Worker (PSW)s Do?
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.
These support workers are employed primarily in senior homes, private care facilities, doctors' offices, and some clinics, and some also work in private …Read more