$20,267
Avg. Salary
$10.47
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$491

Bonus

$2,800

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Care Provider is $10.47 per hour.

The average pay for a Care Provider is $20,267 per year.

10%
$8.18
10%
$10.47
50%
$14.72
90%
90%
MEDIAN $10.47
10%
$12k
10%
$20k
50%
$55k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $20,267
$11,711 - $55,200
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$55K
MEDIAN: $20,267
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$8.18 - $14.72
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$0$55K
Salary $11,711 - $55,200
Bonus $491
Profit Sharing $2,800
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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$16,737 - $31,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $8.18 - $14.72
Overtime $10.38 - $22.79
Annual Data $0$31K
Bonus $491
Profit Sharing $2,800
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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$16,737 - $31,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 294

Job Description for Care Provider

Care providers are generally tasked with caring for those who are unable to care for themselves, and this can range from newborn babies to senior citizens who suffer from incurable diseases, as well as the mentally and physically disabled.

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Care Provider 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.

Care Provider Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Care Provider

Pay by Experience for a Care Provider has a positive trend. An entry-level Care Provider with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 84 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Care Provider with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Care Provider which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 42 salaries. A Care Provider with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 25 salaries.

Care Provider Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Care Provider?

Care Provider in Waco:
"Non compensating with demanding job duties."
Pros: I provide Elderly companionship
Cons: Lowest pay on the chart

Care Provider in Oak Harbor:
"I wish I knew that there were these kind of jobs."
Treat people like you and your family would like to be treated.

Care Provider in Lakewood:
"You have to have compassion for the people you work with."
Find what you enjoy and work with that.

Care Provider in Denver:
"Sometimes long and inconsistent."
Pros: Flexibility.
Cons: Lifting old people that are too heavy. Toileting older folks.

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Key Stats for Care Provider

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Care Provider Salaries

Experienced
▲3%

Late-Career
▲1%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$22,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Care Provider Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲10%

National Average
$22,000

Elder Care
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 77%