Respite Worker Salary

A Respite Worker earns an average wage of $10.80 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$9.10 - $16.49
$9
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.21
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $9.10 - $16.49
Overtime $22.00
Annual Data $0$37K
Total Pay (?
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$18,686 - $37,522
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Respite Worker

  • Assist elderly or disabled adults and children with daily living activities at the person's home or residential facility.
  • Transport clients by car to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or outings.
  • Perform housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes and dishes, and running errands.
  • Provide personal care, companionship and help for individuals and families during periods of incapacitation, family disruption or convalescence.

Respite Worker Job Listings

Key Stats for Respite Worker

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Respite Worker Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 44%