The average hourly pay for a Home Care Aide in Chicago, Illinois is $11.40.
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Job Description for Home Care Aide
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 m…Read more
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Skills in Cleaning and Elder Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Home Health/Home Care.
Pay by Experience Level for Home Care Aide
An early career Home Care Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.96 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 13 salaries. An experienced Home Care Aide with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.02 based on 12 salaries.
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Employees with Home Care Aide in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 26.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tacoma, Washington (26.5% more) and Spokane, Washington (21.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3.5% less).
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