Care Worker

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Median Average:
$53,928
Care Worker in Australia median base salary $53,928/yr. Information is based on 364 Care Worker jobs advertised between February 2020 and February 2021.
How much do Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Care Worker is $53,928 in Australia
$53,928 /yr
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Average $53,928
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated February 19 2021
The average pay range for Care Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Care Worker roles advertised per month is 33 in Australia between February 2020 and February 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Care Worker are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated January 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Aged Care & Disability Support roles in Hobart?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Aged Care & Disability Support roles. See what salaries they paid for Aged Care & Disability Support in Hobart. See how they compare to the average Aged Care & Disability Support salary of $53,928.
Lifestyle Support
Hobart (100%)
40

$58K-$68K

($9,072)

$58K-$68K
($9,072)
Interact Australia
Hobart (100%)
32

$55K-$65K

($6,072)

$55K-$65K
($6,072)
Integratedliving Australia
Hobart (100%)
25

$49K-$59K

($72)

$49K-$59K
($72)
All About You - Disability Services
Hobart (100%)
24

$58K-$67K

($8,572)

$58K-$67K
($8,572)
Candice Care Inc
Hobart (100%)
20

$58K-$68K

($9,072)

$58K-$68K
($9,072)
Last Updated February 19 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 February 22 2021
Most candidates have on average 8 years working experience prior to becoming a Care Worker.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Worker
Last updated February 22 2021
Where are Care Worker in Australia sourced from?
Care Worker are sourced from
these companies
Cerebral Palsy League
Anglicare
ARcare
Australian Unity
Carino Care
Care Worker are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
James Cook University
James Cook University
Australian College of Applied Psychology
Last updated February 24 2021
Where are most Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 73 / 21%
Brisbane 49 / 14%
Perth 44 / 13%
Adelaide 39 / 11%
Melbourne 26 / 7%
Last updated February 19 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Care Worker?
Adelaide ($60K)
Darwin ($60K)
Melbourne ($60K)
Brisbane ($59K)
Gold Coast ($58K)
Last updated February 19 2021