The average wage for a Caregiver is NZ$15.50 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. This job's wage does not change very much with experience.

NZ$32,585 - NZ$45,251
NZ$42K
MEDIAN: NZ$42,500
50%
NZ$14.94 - NZ$18.56
NZ$15
NZ$16
NZ$19
MEDIAN: NZ$15.94
10%
50%
90%
NZ$0NZ$45K
Salary NZ$42,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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NZ$31,100 - NZ$39,638
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$21
Hourly Rate NZ$14.94 - NZ$18.56
Hourly Tips NZ$1.67
Overtime NZ$1.47 - NZ$21.60
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$39K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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NZ$31,100 - NZ$39,638
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 318

Caregiver Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Caregiver

Pay by Experience for a Caregiver has a positive trend. An entry-level Caregiver with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$32,000 based on 133 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Caregiver with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$33,000 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Caregiver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$32,000 based on 30 salaries. A Caregiver with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$33,000 based on 13 salaries.

Caregiver Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Caregiver?

Caregiver in Queenstown:
"Taking care of the elderly."
Pros: Helping and seeing them happy with my work.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Caregiver

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Caregiver Salaries

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
NZ$33,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼3%

Experienced
▼3%

Skills That Affect Caregiver Salaries

National Average
NZ$33,000

Home Health/Home Care
▼1%

Elder Care
▼3%

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%