Caregiver at Home Instead Senior Home Care Salary

Pay for Caregivers at Home Instead Senior Home Care sits in the ballpark of $9.76 per hour. Just over one in five enjoy medical while roughly one in ten get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to fewer than one in ten. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$11,792 - $14,650
$13K
MEDIAN: $13,200
50%

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$8.17 - $11.71
$8
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.73
10%
50%
90%

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$0$25K
Salary $13,200
Bonus $200
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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$16,704 - $25,895
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$19
Hourly Rate $8.17 - $11.71
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $7.00 - $19.00
Annual Data $0$25K
Bonus $200
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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$16,704 - $25,895
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 146

Job Description for Caregiver

The exact nature of a caregiver's work and their daily schedule depends on the unique needs of each individual client. There is a physical aspect to the work, as a caregiver is expected to perform household tasks with which the client has difficulties. There also is an important mental and emotional element to a caregiver's position, as the caregiver must be empathetic and compassionate. Tools a caregiver may need to use include a stove, vacuum, or shower; the caregiver may also perform some light outdoor tasks such as sweeping and shoveling snow.

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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.

Caregiver Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Caregiver

Pay by Experience for a Caregiver has a neutral trend. An entry-level Caregiver with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 66 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 $21,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Caregiver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 15 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 $20,000 based on 5 salaries.

Home Instead Senior Home Care Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Caregiver at Home Instead Senior Home Care?

Caregiver in Destin:
"Scattered. It is hard because we are constantly going to."
Pros: Are very professional in most fields.
Cons: Money.

Caregiver in Wilmington:
"It is a very rewarding feeling."
Pros: I love making a difference in someone life . I really enjoy being needed an able . I want to give them the quantity of life they need .
Cons: I'm currently not seeing any bad at the moment . It's all been good except I feel the pay should be increased for the price of living .

Caregiver in Cabazon:
"Wages."
Pros: Seen a smile on my clients faces.
Cons: Not enough hours to not get paid enough.

Caregiver in San Juan Capistrano:
"Great clients."
Pros: No one working over me.
Cons: So much work and not enough pay.

Key Stats for Caregiver

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Caregiver Salaries

▲5%

▲3%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$20,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Caregiver Salaries


▲1%

Home Health/Home Care
▼0%

National Average
$20,000

▼1%

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 83%