How much does a personal care assistant make?
The national average salary for a Personal Care Assistant in the United States is $25,279 per year or $12.15 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 20,000. The top 10 percent earn over $37,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $17,000 annually. Most Personal Care Assistant jobs are in Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies. States with the highest Personal Care Assistant salaries include North Dakota, Alaska, Vermont, Washington, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for a Personal Care Assistant is 2.2 years.