Average Direct Care Provider Hourly Pay

$10.88
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$293
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The average hourly pay for a Direct Care Provider is $10.88.
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$8.88
MEDIAN
$10.88
90%
$14.82
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What Do Direct Care Providers Do?

Job Satisfaction for Direct Care Provider

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What Are Popular Skills for Direct Care Providers?

Skills in Disability Support, Medication Administration and Client Interaction are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Assisted Living and Home Health/Home Care.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Direct Care Providers?

An entry-level Direct Care Provider with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.69 based on 12 salaries. An early career Direct Care Provider with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.62 based on 194 salaries. A mid-career Direct Care Provider with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.38 based on 87 salaries. An experienced Direct Care Provider with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.22 based on 70 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $11.
Employees with Direct Care Provider in their job title in Cincinnati, Ohio earn an average of 1.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (12.7% less), San Antonio, Texas (11.6% less) and Albuquerque, New Mexico (11.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 401 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.0%
Early Career
48.4%
Mid Career
21.7%
Experienced
17.5%
Late Career
9.5%