Average Live-In Caregiver Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Live-In Caregiver is $14.37 in 2023

Hourly Rate
$10 - $22
$19 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$25 - $5k
$0 - $605
Total Pay
$18k - $51k
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What Do Live-In Caregivers Do?

Live-In Caregiver Tasks
  • 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.
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How do Live-In Caregivers Rate Their Jobs?

3.4 out of 5
Based on 62 responses, the job of Live-In Caregiver has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.44 out of 5. On average, Live-In Caregivers are satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Live-In Caregivers

What is the highest pay for Live-In Caregivers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Live-In Caregiver is $21.80 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Live-In Caregivers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Live-In Caregiver is $9.87 / hour

How can Live-In Caregivers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Live-In Caregiver is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Live-In Caregiver that oversees more junior Live-In Caregivers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.