The average hourly pay for a Rehabilitation Assistant is $12.88.
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Job Description for Rehabilitation Assistant
An individual's physical or occupational therapy for an injury or illness usually involves not only licensed therapists, but also rehabilitation assistants. These assistants work under the direction of licensed therapists, nurses, or other healthcare professionals, and assist patients in areas of mobility as well as in operating devices or equipment as part of the rehabilitation process. They may also help therapists to monitor patients' responses, which is especially important for those involve…Read more
Rehabilitation Assistant Tasks
- Observe and document the progress of treatment.
- Assist in implementing rehabilitation plans that fit clients' aptitudes, education levels, physical abilities, and career goals.
- Transport patients to and from treatment areas, lift and transfer them according to positioning requirements, secure into or onto therapy equipment.
- Monitor operation of equipment and record use of equipment.
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Pay by Experience Level for Rehabilitation Assistant
An entry-level Rehabilitation Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.36 based on 13 salaries. An early career Rehabilitation Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.86 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Rehabilitation Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.94 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Rehabilitation Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.49 based on 8 salaries.
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