Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Personal / Home Care Aide is $11.90
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Personal / Home Care Aides?
An entry-level Personal / Home Care Aide with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.74 based on 60 salaries. An early career Personal / Home Care Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.48 based on 376 …Read more
What Do Personal / Home Care Aides Do?
A personal/home care aide is a specialized healthcare worker who visits patients in home and assists them in daily activities that these individuals may not be able to perform themselves. The duties of a personal/home care aide may include simple tasks such as changing lightbulbs or helping with light housework, as well as more involved, hands-on work such as assisting home-bound patients with bathing, toilet needs, and feeding. In almost all cases, the patient may have medicines that must be …Read more