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Care Giver Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $33,500 $2,791 $644 $16
75th Percentile $29,000 $2,416 $557 $14
Average $26,150 $2,179 $502 $13
25th Percentile $21,000 $1,750 $403 $10
$15,500 - $17,999
4% of jobs
$18,000 - $20,499
13% of jobs
$21,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$20,500 - $22,999
21% of jobs
$23,000 - $25,499
18% of jobs
The average salary is $26,150 a year
$25,500 - $27,999
15% of jobs
$29,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$28,000 - $30,499
12% of jobs
$30,500 - $32,999
7% of jobs
$33,500 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$33,000 - $35,499
2% of jobs
$35,500 - $37,999
1% of jobs
$38,000 - $40,499
1% of jobs
$40,500 - $43,000
1% of jobs

National Average

$15,500 $26,150/year $13/hour $43,000
Care Giver Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$26,150
$2,179
$502
$13
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$26,509
$2,209
$510
$13

As of Nov 27, 2020, the average annual pay for a Care Giver in the United States is $26,150 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $12.57 an hour. This is the equivalent of $503/week or $2,179/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $43,000 and as low as $15,500, the majority of Care Giver salaries currently range between $21,000 (25th percentile) to $29,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $33,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Care Giver varies greatly (by as much as $8,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Care Giver job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Care Giver in your area makes on average $26,509 per year, or $359 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $26,150. Virginia ranks number 24 out of 50 states nationwide for Care Giver salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Care Giver jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Care Giver on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Care Giver Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Care Giver job is above the national average. Topping the list is Sunnyvale, CA, with Santa Rosa, CA and Williston, ND close behind in the second and third positions. Williston, ND beats the national average by $4,729 (16.6%), and Sunnyvale, CA furthers that trend with another $6,301 (21.5%) above the $26,150 average.

Importantly, Sunnyvale, CA has a moderately active Care Giver job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Care Giver appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 9% between Sunnyvale, CA and New York City, NY, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Care Giver role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Sunnyvale, CA$32,451$2,704$624$15.60
Santa Rosa, CA$31,386$2,615$604$15.09
Williston, ND$30,879$2,573$594$14.85
Manhattan, NY$30,799$2,567$592$14.81
Cambridge, MA$30,418$2,535$585$14.62
Arlington, VA$30,246$2,521$582$14.54
Dickinson, ND$30,061$2,505$578$14.45
Ketchikan, AK$29,949$2,496$576$14.40
Vacaville, CA$29,833$2,486$574$14.34
New York City, NY$29,597$2,466$569$14.23

Top 5 Best Paying Related Care Giver Jobs in the U.S.

Analyzing some similar jobs related to the Care Giver job category, we found that Assistant Care jobs have average salaries greater than Care Giver jobs.

Significantly, Assistant Care jobs pay 31.9% ($9,917) more than the average Care Giver salary of $26,150. If you’re qualified, finding work as an Assistant Care may help you make more money than that of the average Care Giver position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Assistant Care$36,067$3,006$694$17.34
Giver$26,019$2,168$500$12.51
Live in Care Giver$25,444$2,120$489$12.23
Senior Care Giver$23,946$1,996$460$11.51
Child Care Giver$23,818$1,985$458$11.45
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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