Average Experienced Medication Aide with Medication Administration Skills Hourly Pay

$13.63
Avg. Hourly Rate
$125
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Medication Aide with Medication Administration skills is $13.63.
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$13.63
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$20 - $491
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What Do Medication Aides Do?

Medication Aide Tasks
  • Store, distribute, administer, and discontinue medication.
  • Maintain patient care records including reporting changes of individuals' conditions.

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What Are Popular Skills for Medication Aides?

Skills in Medical Terminology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Home Health/Home Care, Assisted Living, Long Term Care and Elder Care.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medication Aides?

An entry-level Medication Aide with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.60 based on 12 salaries. An early career Medication Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.79 based on 181 salaries. A mid-career Medication Aide with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.80 based on 89 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 323 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.7%
Early Career
56.0%
Mid Career
27.6%
Late Career
12.7%