DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$38,000
$17,000
Min 10%
$38,000
Median 50%
$83,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
Louisiana
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does a direct support professional make?
As a Direct Support Professional in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $38,620 per year or $18.57 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $17,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $83,000. Most Direct Support Professional jobs are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Direct Support Professional salaries include Louisiana, Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. The typical employment in the position spans 2.1 years.
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Average Direct Support Professional Salary By Company

If you are a Direct Support Professional, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Direct Support Professionals. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Direct Support Professionals are Facebook and Damar Services. Also, companies like AT&T and Starkey Hearing Technologies pay their Direct Support Professionals very well.

Average Direct Support Professional Salary By Location

Across America, Direct Support Professionals make on average $38,620 annually or $18.57 hourly. Direct Support Professionals make the most in Mountain View, CA at about $79,664 per year. The Mountain View, CA average entry-level salary for Direct Support Professionals is $38,000. Louisiana, Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia are the top 5 highest earning states for Direct Support Professionals. Iowa, Kansas, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Minnesota have the lowest reported salaries for Direct Support Professionals.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mountain View, CA
$79,664
2
Austin, TX
$58,037
3
Philadelphia, PA
$56,163
4
New York, NY
$55,822
5
Bergenfield, NJ
$55,538

RECENTLY ADDED Direct Support Professional SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Commonsense Housing
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$27,131
Lois Pincince
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$27,131
Lutheran Services
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$27,131
Trinity Services, Inc.
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$20,557
Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$22,957
Thrive Upstate
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$27,131
Confidential
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$22,957
Merakey
Direct Support Professional
Virginia Beach, VA
10/31/2019
$20,870
Community Services Group, Inc.
Direct Support Professional
10/31/2019
$25,044
Merakey
Direct Support Professional
Pittsburgh, PA
10/31/2019
$32,453
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