The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Personal Caregiver is $11.72.
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Job Description for Personal Caregiver
A personal caregiver works in a home to administer care to patients who are elderly or disabled. The scope of the work depends largely on the patients’ needs; in some cases, the personal caregiver may feed, bathe, and change the patient, or simply make sure he/she receives nutrition and prescribed medication and participates in social/community activities. Those in this position may also act as liaisons between a patient and health care providers, such as doctors, and must effectively communicat…Read more
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Popular Skills for Personal Caregiver
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Elder Care, Cleaning and Transport are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Long Term Care and Home Health/Home Care.
Pay by Experience Level for Personal Caregiver
An entry-level Personal Caregiver with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.35 based on 106 salaries. An early career Personal Caregiver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.60 based on 259 salaries. An experienced Personal Caregiver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.79 based on 253 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $14.
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