Medication Aide

Medication Aide Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$26,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$32,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Avalon Health Care Group
Highest Paying City
Minneapolis, MN
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a medication aide make?
The national average salary for a Medication Aide in the U.S. is $26,338 annually or $12.66 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 11,000. The top 10 percent earn over $32,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $21,000 annually. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Medication Aide salaries are Alaska, New York, Hawaii, Minnesota, and North Dakota. The typical tenure for a Medication Aide is 2.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Aide
$25,660

Average Medication Aide Salary By Company

Medication Aides can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Medication Aides are Health Care companies and Professional companies. Avalon Health Care Group and Enlivant are the best paying companies for Medication Aides. Companies like Magnolia Health Systems and Capital Senior Living also pay high salaries to their Medication Aides.

Average Medication Aide Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Medication Aide in the United States is $26,338 per year or $12.66 per hour. Medication Aides make the most in Minneapolis, MN at about $30,002 per year. The average starting salary in Minneapolis, MN for Medication Aides is $24,000. Some of the states with the best Medication Aide salaries are Alaska, New York, Hawaii, Minnesota, North Dakota, Nevada, and Colorado. West Virginia, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Alabama, and Mississippi have the lowest reported salaries for Medication Aides.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Minneapolis, MN
$30,002
2
Kearney, NE
$25,987
3
Englewood, NJ
$25,421
4
Granger, IN
$25,145
5
Virginia Beach, VA
$24,404

Recently Added Medication Aide Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Interim Healthcare
Medication Aide
01/17/2020
$39,653
Mayo Clinic
Medication Aide
01/09/2020
$31,493
01/08/2020
$31,305
Meridian Senior Living
Medication Aide
01/07/2020
$31,305
Interim Healthcare
Medication Aide
12/26/2019
$39,653
Good Samaritan Society
Medication Aide
11/26/2019
$19,827
Good Samaritan Society
Medication Aide
11/24/2019
$35,437
Good Samaritan Society
Medication Aide
11/20/2019
$20,870
Good Samaritan Society
Medication Aide
11/20/2019
$28,175
Good Samaritan Society
Medication Aide
11/19/2019
$28,175
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