The average hourly pay for an Experienced Personal Caregiver is $12.79.
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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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Skills in Transport and Long Term Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cleaning, Home Health/Home Care and Elder 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. A mid-career Personal Caregiver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.72 based on 229 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $14.
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