Direct Care Staffer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$26,000
$21,000
$26,000
$32,000
The average Direct Care Staffer makes about $26,720 per year. That's $12.85 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $21,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $32,000. Many of Direct Care Staffers seem to be drawn to Health Care and Non Profits companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Direct Care Staffers tend to work at Retail, Non Profits, and Health Care companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Hawaii, Alaska and Maryland pay Direct Care Staffers the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Duluth, MN
$28,127
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Map of Direct Care Staffer Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Direct Care Staffer Salary By Location

While a Direct Care Staffer can average a salary of $26,720 per year, or $12.85 per hour, there are many opportunities for Direct Care Staffers to make more. For example, in Plymouth, MA you might make $28,778 per year. Other high-paying locations include Duluth, MN, Garden City, MI and Rochester, NY. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Plymouth, MA where the average starting salary is $20,000. The highest paying states for Direct Care Staffers include Hawaii, Alaska and Maryland. Meanwhile, Idaho, Alabama, and Florida offer the lowest salaries.

Average Direct Care Staffer Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a Direct Care Staffer, working for Horace Mann or Vinfen might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Advocates and Telecare report highly competitive salaries for Direct Care Staffers.

The largest raises come from changing jobs.

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Average Direct Care Staffer Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Direct Care Staffer salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Retail, Non Profits, and Health Care companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Direct Care Staffers. For example, Direct Care Staffers make a whopping average salary of $28,489 while working for Retail companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $26,890 at Non Profits companies and $26,445 at Health Care companies. But Direct Care Staffers may want to avoid working in the Professional industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $26,241.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$28,489
$28k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$26,890
$27k
Health Care
Health Care
$26,445
$26k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$26,363
$26k
Professional
Professional
$26,241
$26k

Direct Care Staffer Salary History

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Direct Care Staffer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Direct Care Staffer can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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 Direct Care Staffer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Familylinks Inc.
Familylinks Inc.
Direct Care Staff-Teen Residential-Casual
Direct Care Staff-Teen Residential-Casual
Direct Care Staff-Teen Residential-Casual
06/27/2020
06/27/2020
$29,301
$29,301
06/27/2020
Pathlight Group
Pathlight Group
Awake Overnight Direct Care Positions In Hampden County
Awake Overnight Direct Care Positions In Hampden County
Awake Overnight Direct Care Positions In Hampden County
06/19/2020
06/19/2020
$27,402
$27,402
06/19/2020
Direct Care Staff
Direct Care Staff
06/17/2020
06/17/2020
$33,392
$33,392
06/17/2020
Familylinks
Familylinks
Direct Care Staff
Direct Care Staff
Direct Care Staff
06/06/2020
06/06/2020
$29,301
$29,301
06/06/2020
Noble Hearts Hr Consulting
Noble Hearts Hr Consulting
Direct Care or-Up To
Direct Care or-Up To
Direct Care or-Up To
05/30/2020
05/30/2020
$26,088
$26,088
05/30/2020
Meridian Serivces
Meridian Serivces
Summer Direct Care Specialist
Summer Direct Care Specialist
Summer Direct Care Specialist
05/28/2020
05/28/2020
$37,566
$37,566
05/28/2020
Direct Care Staff Senior
Direct Care Staff Senior
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$38,234
$38,234
05/27/2020
Familylinks Inc.
Familylinks Inc.
Direct Care Staff-Mental Health-Wilkinsburg (Pathways)
Direct Care Staff-Mental Health-Wilkinsburg (Pathways)
Direct Care Staff-Mental Health-Wilkinsburg (Pathways)
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$29,301
$29,301
05/27/2020
Spectrum Health Systems, Inc.
Spectrum Health Systems, Inc.
Direct Care II (Overnight)
Direct Care II (Overnight)
Direct Care II (Overnight)
05/22/2020
05/22/2020
$33,392
$33,392
05/22/2020
Pathlight Group
Pathlight Group
Direct Care Support Specialist
Direct Care Support Specialist
Direct Care Support Specialist
05/12/2020
05/12/2020
$27,402
$27,402
05/12/2020