Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Live-In Caregiver is $12.43
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Live-In Caregivers?
An entry-level Live-In Caregiver with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.85 based on 34 salaries. An early career Live-In Caregiver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.16 based on 277 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Live-In Caregivers Do?
A live-in caregiver is generally someone who lives and works in a patient's home to administer necessary care. Usually the caregiver works with elderly individuals or people with special needs. The duties will vary depending on the patient’s needs. The caregiver may cook meals and make sure that medication is taken. Depending on the patient’s abilities, the caregiver may be required to feed, dress, and bathe the client. The caregiver will also carry out household duties, such as maintaining a …Read more
- Provide general attention to the non-medical needs of clients following an established Plan of Care.
- Remain in the client's presence or vicinity at all times during shift.
- Run errands for client.
- Provide homemaking services, such as light housekeeping, laundry, meal planning and preparation.
- Help with activities of daily living, including supervising, feeding, and dressing the client.