The average hourly pay for a Care Worker is $13.23.
What Do Care Workers Do?
A career as a care worker offers countless opportunities to work with children, disabled adults, and elderly people. Care workers care for people in a variety of settings, including residential homes, clinics, hospitals, and nursing homes. They often work on a team with other health care professionals, such as registered nurses and social workers, to care for patients and support their individual needs. Some patients may require around-the-clock care, so care workers may work first-, second-, or…Read more
An entry-level Care Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.17 based on 5 salaries. An early career Care Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.56 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Care Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.00 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Care Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.29 based on 8 salaries.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 45 survey responses.