Average Personal Care Worker Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Personal Care Worker is $10.53.
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $13
$0 - $325
Total Pay
$18,336 - $33,421

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Popular Skills for Personal Care Worker

Skills in Home Health/Home Care, Elder Care, Disability Support and Home Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cleaning.

Pay by Experience Level for Personal Care Worker

An entry-level Personal Care Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.20 based on 33 salaries. An early career Personal Care Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.51 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Personal Care Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.50 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Personal Care Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.90 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $11.
Employees with Personal Care Worker in their job title in Wausau, Wisconsin earn an average of 4.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (4.5% more) and Madison, Wisconsin (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (4.2% less).

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