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Caregiver salary in New York, NY

How much does a Caregiver make in New York, NY?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $22.64
Low $12.38
High $41.42
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a caregiver is $22.64 per hour in New York, NY. 106 salaries reported, updated at December 7, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in New York, NY

Years of experiencePer hour
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Caregivers in New York, NY

  1. Adelphoi Village
    119 reviews6 salaries reported
    $25.29per hour
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Highest paying cities for Caregivers near New York, NY

  1. New York, NY
    $22.64 per hour
    106 salaries reported
  2. Bronx, NY
    $19.99 per hour
    50 salaries reported
  3. Brooklyn, NY
    $19.65 per hour
    62 salaries reported
  1. Plattsburgh, NY
    $18.91 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  2. Utica, NY
    $18.44 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Syracuse, NY
    $17.55 per hour
    25 salaries reported
  1. Monticello, NY
    $16.96 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  2. Rochester, NY
    $16.47 per hour
    27 salaries reported
  3. Niagara Falls, NY
    $16.20 per hour
    9 salaries reported
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Where can a Caregiver earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Caregivers

Top certifications
Nurse Delegation Certification
Top skills
Dementia Care
Top licenses

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
17 jobs33
109 jobs570
167 jobs471
1,484 jobs8,857
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Most common benefits for Caregivers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 28,276 ratings

33% of Caregivers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in New York, NY?

Support Worker

Job openings

Average $19.30 per hour

Customer Service Representative

Job openings

Average $23.25 per hour

Direct Support Professional

Job openings

Average $18.11 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Caregiver

How much do similar professions to caregiver get paid?

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How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a caregiver?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a caregiver position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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Is caregiver a paid role?

Yes, a caregiver can be a paid role. The pay rate for this position will vary by hiring terms. If a person or a family hires a caregiver, then the compensation will come directly from the family. Agencies and health facilities also employ caregivers.

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Do caregivers get paid weekly?

Can caregivers be paid by the state to take care of their own family members?

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