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Personal care assistant salary in United States

How much does a Personal Care Assistant make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $14.76
Low $10.83
High $20.13
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a personal care assistant is $14.76 per hour in the United States. 63.3k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023

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Top companies for Personal Care Assistants in United States

  1. Community Home Health Care
    400 reviews134 salaries reported
    $17.36per hour
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Highest paying cities for Personal Care Assistants near United States

  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $19.23 per hour
    340 salaries reported
  2. Springfield, MA
    $17.88 per hour
    96 salaries reported
  3. Albany, NY
    $16.77 per hour
    104 salaries reported
  1. Buffalo, NY
    $16.08 per hour
    868 salaries reported
  2. Duluth, MN
    $15.94 per hour
    44 salaries reported
  3. Saint Paul, MN
    $15.67 per hour
    283 salaries reported
  1. Minneapolis, MN
    $15.54 per hour
    274 salaries reported
  2. Newport News, VA
    $13.42 per hour
    86 salaries reported
  3. Las Vegas, NV
    $13.14 per hour
    303 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Personal Care Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • 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
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 10,258 ratings

32% of Personal Care Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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