Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Home Care Aide is $12.06
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Home Care Aides?
An early career Home Care Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.07 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Home Care Aide with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.02 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Home Care Aide with …Read more
What Do Home Care Aides Do?
A home care aide helps clients perform personal healthcare tasks, as well as provides assistance with housekeeping and other support-related duties. They generally provide care for patients who require assistance due to a medical condition, mental illness, or other issues that limits their mobility and ability to care for themselves. Tasks the home care aide may perform include preparing meals, assisting in feeding, recording temperatures, assisting with medication, and handling laundry, among …Read more