Care Worker

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Median Average:
$51,562
Care Worker in Melbourne, Australia median base salary $51,562/yr. Information is based on 32 Care Worker jobs advertised between June 2020 and May 2021.
How much do Care Worker earn in Melbourne, Australia? The average salary of Care Worker is $51,562 in Melbourne, Australia
$51,562 /yr
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Average $51,562
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated June 11 2021
The average pay range for Care Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $80K per year. The average number of Care Worker roles advertised per month is 3 in Melbourne, Australia between June 2020 and May 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Care Worker are:
Accreditation Administration Banking Accreditation Catering Accountability Building Administration Banking Accountability Administration Budgeting Building Administration Art Building Accreditation Administration Art Building Accountability Acting Administration Administrative Apartments APIs Art Building Casework Cleaning
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These skills are most commonly found in Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated May 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Aged Care & Disability Support roles in Melbourne?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Aged Care & Disability Support roles. See what salaries they paid for Aged Care & Disability Support in Melbourne. See how they compare to the average Aged Care & Disability Support salary of $51,562.
START Employment
Melbourne (100%)
1,626

$39K-$49K

(($6,722))

$39K-$49K
(($6,722))
Drake International
Melbourne (100%)
786

$62K-$72K

($16,086)

$62K-$72K
($16,086)
H1 Healthcare Pty
Melbourne (100%)
714

$61K-$71K

($14,902)

$61K-$71K
($14,902)
Omni-Care Pty Ltd.
Melbourne (100%)
703

$55K-$58K

($4,938)

$55K-$58K
($4,938)
Adecco
Melbourne (100%)
679

$51K-$61K

($4,565)

$51K-$61K
($4,565)
Last Updated June 11 2021
How many years does it take to become a Care Worker?
Most candidates undertake an average of 5 years Community Services & Development prior to being appointed as a Care Worker.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Worker
Last updated June 12 2021
Most candidates have on average 7 years working experience prior to becoming a Care Worker.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Worker
Last updated June 12 2021
Where are Care Worker in Melbourne sourced from?
Care Worker are sourced from
these companies
A Good Dying
AFEA IN HOME CARE
BERNADETTE HEALTH CARE
Family Day
Healthcare
Care Worker are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
James Cook University
James Cook University
Edith Cowan University
Last updated June 14 2021
Where are most Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 77 / 20%
Perth 55 / 14%
Brisbane 52 / 13%
Adelaide 37 / 10%
Melbourne 30 / 8%
Last updated June 11 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Care Worker?
Darwin ($72K)
Adelaide ($60K)
Brisbane ($59K)
Geelong ($58K)
Gold Coast ($58K)
Last updated June 11 2021