Care Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$30,000
$18,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$48,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Analysis Group
Highest Paying City
Spartanburg, SC
Highest Paying State
Alabama
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a care associate make?
The national average salary for a Care Associate in the U.S. is $30,214 annually or $14.53 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $48,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $18,000. Most Care Associate jobs are in Health Care companies and Education companies. Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Tennessee have the highest paying Care Associate jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 2.5 years.

Average Care Associate Salary By Location

As a Care Associate in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $30,214 per year or $14.53 per hour. Spartanburg, SC reports the highest Care Associate salaries at $58,626 per year. Even an entry-level Care Associate makes $22,000 per year in Spartanburg, SC. Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Tennessee are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Maine, Vermont, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Alaska report the lowest wages for Care Associates.

Map of Care Associate Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Care Associates earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Care Associate Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Care Associate makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Care Associates are Health Care companies and Education companies. Analysis Group and Tenet Healthcare are the best paying companies for Care Associates. Also, companies like LifePoint Health and Cigna pay their Care Associates very well.

Care Associate Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Care Associate Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Care Associate can range from $26,890 to $39,530 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Care Associate Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Patient Care Associate/Sna
04/28/2020
$28,592
Peace Health
Chaplain Associate-Spiritual Care (PER Diem)
04/24/2020
$46,978
Health Care Concierge, Associate
04/24/2020
$33,768
State of North Dakota
Direct Care Associate
04/24/2020
$25,020
Country Meadows Retirement Communities
Personal Care Associate-Bonus Pay
04/08/2020
$24,001
State of North Dakota
Direct Care Associate
03/21/2020
$20,016
Clothing Care Associate
03/07/2020
$27,131
Laundry Clothing Care Associate
03/07/2020
$27,131
Student Program Associate, Student Success and Care Network
03/06/2020
$47,500
Student Program Associate, Student Success and Care Network
03/06/2020
$47,500
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