PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$28,000
$18,000
Min 10%
$28,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
PruittHealth
Highest Paying City
Los Angeles, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a patient care assistant make?
The national average salary for a Patient Care Assistant in the U.S. is $28,157 annually or $13.54 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $42,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $18,000 per year. Health Care companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Patient Care Assistants. Alaska, California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado are some of the states with the best Patient Care Assistant salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Patient Care Assistant is 2.5 years.

Average Patient Care Assistant Salary By Company

Patient Care Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. PruittHealth and Davis Health Systems are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like St. Agnes Hospital of Fond DU Lac Wisconsin or Cortland Regional Medical Center Inc., they also offer very competitive salaries to their Patient Care Assistants.

Average Patient Care Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Patient Care Assistant in the United States is $28,157 per year or $13.54 per hour. Patient Care Assistants make the most in Los Angeles, CA at about $35,023 per year. Even an entry-level Patient Care Assistant makes $22,000 per year in Los Angeles, CA. Some of the states with the best Patient Care Assistant salaries are Alaska, California, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Hawaii, and North Dakota. Georgia, Alabama, and Virginia have the lowest Patient Care Assistant salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Los Angeles, CA
$35,023
2
Glendale, AZ
$33,422
3
Mankato, MN
$33,045
4
Kansas City, KS
$31,783
5
Kansas City, MO
$31,707

RECENTLY ADDED Patient Care Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Day Kimball Hospital
Patient Care Assistant
10/31/2019
$21,705
University of Virginia
Patient Care Assistant
10/31/2019
$26,609
Patient Care Assistant
10/30/2019
$29,218
LHC Group
Patient Care Assistant
10/29/2019
$22,957
University of Virginia
Patient Care Assistant
10/28/2019
$26,609
LHC Group, Inc.
Patient Care Assistant
10/27/2019
$22,957
Parkland Health & Hospital System
Patient Care Assistant
10/27/2019
$25,044
Able2-Enhancing Potential
Patient Care Assistant
10/25/2019
$25,044
TLC Nursing
Patient Care Assistant
10/24/2019
$36,523
Massage Envy
Patient Care Assistant
10/23/2019
$31,305
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