Care Assistant

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Median Average:
$49,462
Care Assistant in Australia median base salary $49,462/yr. Information is based on 363 Care Assistant jobs advertised between December 2019 and October 2020.
How much do Care Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Care Assistant is $49,462 in Australia
$49,462 /yr
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Average $49,462
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated October 16 2020
The average pay range for Care Assistant is between $40K and $50K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Care Assistant roles advertised per month is 8 in Australia between December 2019 and October 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a Care Assistant? The most common skills required for a Care Assistant are:
Administrative Administrative Administration Administrative Accountability Accountability Art ASPX Administrative Administrative Anaphylaxis Administration Art Accountability Administration Art Administrative ALCO APAC Accountability Administration ASPX Activiti Administration Administrative Anaphylaxis ARIS Art ASON Asthma
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These skills are most commonly found in Care Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated September 30 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Aged Care & Disability Support roles in Brisbane?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Aged Care & Disability Support roles. See what salaries they paid for Aged Care & Disability Support in Brisbane. See how they compare to the average Aged Care & Disability Support salary of $49,462.
Blue Care
Brisbane (100%)
950

$43K-$53K

(($1,300))

$43K-$53K
(($1,300))
CPL - Choice, Passion, Life (formerly Cerebral Palsy League)
Brisbane (100%)
409

$51K-$61K

($7,157)

$51K-$61K
($7,157)
Spinal Life Australia
Brisbane (100%)
386

$44K-$54K

($204)

$44K-$54K
($204)
Bolton Clarke
Brisbane (100%)
347

$38K-$48K

(($6,349))

$38K-$48K
(($6,349))
Drake International
Brisbane (100%)
242

$56K-$66K

($12,389)

$56K-$66K
($12,389)
Last Updated October 16 2020
How many years does it take to become a Care Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 1 years Community Services & Development prior to being appointed as a Care Assistant.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Assistant
Last updated October 21 2020
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Care Assistant.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Assistant
Last updated October 21 2020
Where are Care Assistant in Brisbane sourced from?
Care Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Apple Court Nursing Home
Belfast trust
Day centre
Hazel Hall Nursing Home
Mount Pleasant Nursing Lodge
Care Assistant are sourced in Brisbane are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Griffith University
Gujarat University
Martin College
Our Lady of Fatima University
Last updated October 21 2020
Where are most Care Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 41 / 16%
Newcastle 40 / 15%
Sydney 34 / 13%
Gold Coast 32 / 12%
Adelaide 29 / 11%
Last updated October 16 2020
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Care Assistant?
Geelong ($55K)
Melbourne ($55K)
Perth ($55K)
Cairns ($53K)
Gold Coast ($52K)
Last updated October 10 2020
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