Caregiver Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$24,000
$17,000
Min 10%
$24,000
Median 50%
$33,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Saint Clair Shores, MI
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does a caregiver assistant make?
Caregivers Assistant in America make, on average, $24,402 a year or $11.73 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 16,000. The top 10 percent earn over $33,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $17,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Caregivers Assistant are in Health Care companies and Non Profits companies. States with the highest Caregiver Assistant salaries include Alaska, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Vermont. Most Caregivers Assistant spend 2.0 years in the position.

Average Caregiver Assistant Salary By Location

Caregivers Assistant in the United States of America make on average $24,402 a year or $11.73 per hour. The city with the highest Caregiver Assistant salary is Saint Clair Shores, MI at $26,460 per year. Not only that, Saint Clair Shores, MI also has an average entry-level salary of $16,000. Some of the states with the best Caregiver Assistant salaries are Alaska, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Vermont, Rhode Island, and New Jersey. The lowest earning states are Oklahoma, Texas, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.

Map of Caregiver Assistant Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Caregiver Assistant Salary By Company

Caregivers Assistant can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies have the most job opportunities for Caregivers Assistant. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Caregivers Assistant are Three Pillars Senior Living Communities and Sunrise Senior Living Management. Companies like Five Star Senior Living and Brookdale Senior Living also pay high salaries to their Caregivers Assistant.

Average Caregiver Assistant Pay By Industry

Wages for Caregivers Assistant can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Health Care companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Caregivers Assistant. Manufacturing companies pay Caregivers Assistant an average salary of $25,142, Health Care companies pay $24,738, and Professional companys come in at $23,428. The average salary for Caregivers Assistant in the Media industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $22,217.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$25,142
$25k
Health Care
Health Care
$24,738
$25k
Professional
Professional
$23,428
$23k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$23,353
$23k
Media
Media
$22,217
$22k

Caregiver Assistant Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Caregiver Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Caregiver Assistant can range from $19,079 to $26,267 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 Caregiver Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Assisting Hands Home Care
Lake Geneva-Assisting Hands Caregiver
03/26/2020
$31,305
Visiting Angels
Caregiver-Care Assistant
03/02/2020
$22,957
Pacific Retirement Services
Caregiver Assisted Living
02/20/2020
$28,175
Calhoun Intermediate School District
Caregiver Assistant
01/31/2020
$22,957
Always Best Care Senior Services-Lakewood, Co
Caregiver Assistant
01/25/2020
$33,392
Caregiver Assistant
01/20/2020
$22,957
Always Best Care Senior Services-Lakewood, Co
Caregiver Assistant
12/23/2019
$33,392
Pacific Retirement Services
Caregiver Assistant
12/05/2019
$28,175
Always Best Care Senior Services-Lakewood, Co
Caregiver Assistant
11/22/2019
$33,392
Assistance Plus
Caregiver Assistant
10/30/2019
$100,000
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