$30,540
Avg. Salary
$11.96
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Residential Support Worker is $11.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Residential Support Worker is $30,540 per year.

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$9.03
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$11.96
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$16.03
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MEDIAN $11.96
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$17k
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$45k
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MEDIAN $30,540
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$0$45K
Salary $17,193 - $45,335
Bonus $0.00 - $1,340
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,024 - $37,319
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $9.03 - $16.03
Overtime $12.77 - $21.34
Annual Data $0$37K
Bonus $0.00 - $1,340
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,024 - $37,319
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 318

Job Description for Residential Support Worker

A residential support worker is part of a specialized living community and helps care for the residents; residents may include senior citizens, at-risk youth, or mentally disabled individuals who seek to live independently but may need assistance or supervision. These communities are staffed by a team of residential support workers, who handle daily tasks that residents do not or cannot perform such as cooking, cleaning, and providing transportation. The level of involvement that workers take with clients often depends on residents' abilities and may vary from resident to resident.

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Residential Support Worker Tasks
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
  • Monitor food and liquid intake and vital signs.
  • Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Transport clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.

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Q: What is it like working as a Residential Support Worker?

Residential Support Worker in Akron:
"It's okay that I may need enjoy working with the residents."
Pros: That I make a difference in my residence lifestyle and day-to-day living
Cons: The communication with management staff

Residential Support Worker in Cleveland:
"More Money For The Work We Do."
Pros: Helping the Clients to learn how to be independent.
Cons: The company does not really listen to employees about the clients only goes by outline the state has given not the people who work one on one everyday with the clients.

Key Stats for Residential Support Worker

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Residential Support Worker Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$27,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 36%