In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver Salary

The average wage for an In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver is $10.24 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Home Health/Home Care is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$14,041 - $46,773
$14K
$25K
$47K
MEDIAN: $25,043
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50%
90%

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$9.44 - $15.64
$9
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.15
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$0$46K
Salary $14,041 - $46,773
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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$18,914 - $36,339
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$18
Hourly Rate $9.44 - $15.64
Overtime $15.90
Annual Data $0$36K
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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$18,914 - $36,339
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 98

Job Description for In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver

  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Maintain records of patient care, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.

Common Career Paths for In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver


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In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver

Pay by Experience for an In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver has a positive trend. An entry-level In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 70 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 31 salaries. An In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 13 salaries.

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Key Stats for In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver Salaries

National Average
$24,000

Late-Career
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼4%

Experienced
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Caregiver Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲11%

National Average
$24,000

Elder Care
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
no benefits
None: 70%