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Average Caregiver Hourly Pay in New Zealand

NZ$18.65
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NZ$50
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The average hourly pay for a Caregiver in New Zealand is NZ$18.65.
10%
NZ$15.40
MEDIAN
NZ$18.65
90%
NZ$23.03
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NZ$15 - NZ$23
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NZ$7 - NZ$300
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NZ$32,073 - NZ$48,255
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What Do Caregivers Do?

Caregiver Tasks
  • Provide companionship and help around the home to clients.
  • Report on changes in condition or needs.
  • Accompany clients to appointments.
  • Assist clients with mobility, transportation, meals, and medications.

Popular Employer Salaries for Caregiver

The top respondents for the job title Caregiver are from the companies Ryman Healthcare, Ryman Ltd and Bupa International. Reported salaries are highest at Ryman Ltd where the average pay is NZ$19.95. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Ryman Healthcare, earning around NZ$17.87. Ultimate Care Group pays the lowest at around NZ$16.22. Bupa International also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying NZ$16.34.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Caregiver. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Caregiver
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Caregivers?

Skills in Elder Care, Home Health/Home Care, Assisted Living, Cleaning and Long Term Care are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Caregivers?

An entry-level Caregiver with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$18.97 based on 38 salaries. An early career Caregiver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$18.96 based on 297 salaries. A mid-career Caregiver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$18.42 based on 125 salaries. An experienced Caregiver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$17.60 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$18.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 574 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.6%
Early Career
51.7%
Mid Career
21.8%
Experienced
13.4%
Late Career
6.4%

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