How much does a Care Giver make?

Updated Jun 10, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$29,876 /yr
Average Base Pay

11,135 salaries

$20K

Low

$30K

Average

$45K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Care Giver is $29,876 in United States. Filter by location to see Care Giver salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 11,135 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Care Giver employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Caregiver$27,822 /yr
L3
Senior Caregiver$43,173 /yr
L4
Staff Caregiver$30,014 /yr
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Home Instead
3.7

Home Instead

Care Giver - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $13
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$9

$13

$9 - $13 Range

Home Instead
3.7

Home Instead

Care Giver - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $21

$9

$21

$9 - $21 Range

Sunrise Senior Living
3.3

Sunrise Senior Living

Care Giver - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

Sunrise Senior Living
3.3

Sunrise Senior Living

Care Giver - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $14

$10

$14

$10 - $14 Range

Visiting Angels
3.9

Visiting Angels

Care Giver - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $17

$9

$17

$9 - $17 Range

Comfort Keepers
3.4

Comfort Keepers

Care Giver - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $15

$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

Visiting Angels
3.9

Visiting Angels

Care Giver - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $15

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

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Comfort Keepers
3.4

Comfort Keepers

Care Giver - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $13

$8

$13

$8 - $13 Range

Right at Home
4

Right at Home

Care Giver - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $13

$9

$13

$9 - $13 Range

San Francisco In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority
4

$10

$15

$10 - $15 Range

In-Home Supportive Services

Care Giver - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $12 - $18

$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

BrightStar Care
3.9

BrightStar Care

Care Giver - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14

$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

San Francisco In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority
4

$12

$22

$12 - $22 Range

Maxim Healthcare Group
3.4

Maxim Healthcare Group

Care Giver - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $1 - $13

$1

$13

$1 - $13 Range

ResCare
2.6

ResCare

Care Giver - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $13

$9

$13

$9 - $13 Range

4.2

In-Home Supportive Services

Care Giver - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Oakmont Senior Living
3.4

Oakmont Senior Living

Care Giver - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Touchmark
3.3

Touchmark

Care Giver - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $13

$10

$13

$10 - $13 Range

Caregiverlist
3.8

Caregiverlist

Care Giver - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $18

$13

$18

$13 - $18 Range

Brookdale Senior Living
3.1

Brookdale Senior Living

Care Giver - Hourly
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$10 -$12

 hourly

$10

$12

$10 - $12 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Care Giver salaries

The average salary for a Care Giver is $29,876 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 11135 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Care Giver employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Care Giver in United States is $44,971 per year.

The lowest salary for a Care Giver in United States is $19,847 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent care giver salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$12
hourly
A Home Health Aide in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$30,000
per year
A Caregiver in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Caregiver in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Franchise
$23,126
per year
A Caregiver in the Eau Claire, WI Area area reported making $23,126 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Eau Claire, WI Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Caregiver in the Chambersburg, PA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chambersburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Caregiver in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Home Health Aide in the Salem, OR Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Salem, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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