Direct Support Professional Salaries

5,198 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$26,785 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$551
Range$201 - $1,237

How much does a Direct Support Professional make?

The national average salary for a Direct Support Professional is $26,785 in United States. Filter by location to see Direct Support Professional salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5,198 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Direct Support Professional employees.

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Direct Support Professional - Hourly

The MENTOR Network

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $16

112 salaries

$11/hr
$9$16

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

ResCare

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $1K

73 salaries

$10/hr
$8$1K

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $15

34 salaries

$13/hr
$11$15

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

The MENTOR Network

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $13

27 salaries

$11/hr
$9$13

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Chrysalis

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $12

24 salaries

$11/hr
$10$12

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Easterseals

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $16

20 salaries

$12/hr
$10$16

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Bethesda Lutheran Communities

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $15

20 salaries

$11/hr
$11$15

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Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Dungarvin

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $16

19 salaries

$11/hr
$10$16

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

AHRC Nassau

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $18

18 salaries

$13/hr
$12$18

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Maryhaven Center of Hope

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $15

16 salaries

$12/hr
$11$15

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Seven Hills Foundation

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $15

16 salaries

$14/hr
$11$15

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

SL Start

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $14

15 salaries

$11/hr
$10$14

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

The Arc

$12/hr

Range: $9 - $16

15 salaries

$12/hr
$9$16

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Resources For Human Development

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $15

14 salaries

$12/hr
$11$15

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $15

14 salaries

$12/hr
$10$15

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

RISE Services, Inc.

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $14

13 salaries

$11/hr
$10$14

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

Bancroft

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $16

12 salaries

$13/hr
$12$16

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

United Cerebral Palsy

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $19

12 salaries

$12/hr
$10$19

Direct Support Professional

IBM

$29,667/yr

Range: $28K - $34K

11 salaries

$29,667/yr
$28K$34K

Direct Support Professional - Hourly

RHA Health Services

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $11

11 salaries

$10/hr
$9$11
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent direct support professional salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$39,997
per year
A Direct Support Professional in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $39,997 per year
Job Highlights
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$17
hourly
A Direct Support Professional in the Brainerd, MN Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Brainerd, MN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$18
hourly
A Direct Support Professional in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$14
hourly
A Direct Support Professional in the Allentown, PA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Allentown, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$31,000
per year
A DSP in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $31,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$10
hourly
A Direct Support Professional in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$13
hourly
A Direct Support Professional in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$16
hourly
A Direct Care in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$10
hourly
A Direct Support Professional in the Lawrence, KS Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lawrence, KS Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization