DIRECT SUPPORT ASSOCIATE SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$27,000
$18,000
Min 10%
$27,000
Median 50%
$38,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Access: Supports for Living
Highest Paying City
Concord, NH
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does a direct support associate make?
As a Direct Support Associate in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $27,076 per year or $13.02 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $38,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $18,000 per year. Manufacturing companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Direct Support Associate jobs are Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for a Direct Support Associate is 2.1 years.
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Average Direct Support Associate Salary By Company

Direct Support Associate jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Manufacturing companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Access: Supports for Living or Kforce will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Easter Seal New Hampshire Inc. and ManpowerGroup pay their Direct Support Associates very well.

Average Direct Support Associate Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Direct Support Associate in the United States is $27,076 per year or $13.02 per hour. Concord, NH reports the highest Direct Support Associate salaries at $28,466 per year. The average entry-level salary in Concord, NH is $20,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts are the top 5 highest earning states for Direct Support Associates. Michigan, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Concord, NH
$28,466
2
Dracut, MA
$28,156
3
Bristol, CT
$27,790
4
New York, NY
$27,679
5
Wilmington, DE
$27,228

RECENTLY ADDED Direct Support Associate SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Hirelevel
Direct Support Associate
10/31/2019
$18,261
DRCC
Direct Support Associate
10/31/2019
$27,653
Easter Seals New Hampshire
Direct Support Associate
10/30/2019
$27,131
Merakey
Direct Support Associate
10/29/2019
$30,971
Merakey
Direct Support Associate
10/29/2019
$37,566
Texas Health & Human Services Commission
Direct Support Associate
10/25/2019
$28,903
The Arc of Steuben
Direct Support Associate
10/08/2019
$26,254
Hirelevel
Direct Support Associate
09/30/2019
$18,261
Merakey
Direct Support Associate
09/27/2019
$23,667
Easter Seals New Hampshire
Direct Support Associate
09/25/2019
$18,783
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