Care Worker

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Median Average:
$53,260
Care Worker in Melbourne, Australia median base salary $53,260/yr. Information is based on 23 Care Worker jobs advertised between November 2019 and October 2020.
How much do Care Worker earn in Melbourne, Australia? The average salary of Care Worker is $53,260 in Melbourne, Australia
$53,260 /yr
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Average $53,260
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated October 23 2020
The average pay range for Care Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Care Worker roles advertised per month is 3 in Melbourne, Australia between November 2019 and October 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Care Worker are:
Catering Art Administration Administration Accountability Accreditation Adva Career Development Administration Art Administration Adva Budgeting Career Development Art Adva Art Career Development Adva Career Development CIPA Accountability Accreditation Activiti Advertising Accountability Art Case Management Case Work Cement
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These skills are most commonly found in Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated September 30 2020
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 $53,260.
START Employment
Melbourne (100%)
514

$36K-$46K

(($11,533))

$36K-$46K
(($11,533))
H1 Healthcare Pty
Melbourne (100%)
368

$56K-$66K

($8,501)

$56K-$66K
($8,501)
McArthur
Melbourne (100%)
257

$47K-$58K

(($451))

$47K-$58K
(($451))
Drake International
Melbourne (100%)
255

$52K-$62K

($4,525)

$52K-$62K
($4,525)
JPS Medical Recruitment
Melbourne (100%)
247

$76K-$90K

($30,350)

$76K-$90K
($30,350)
Last Updated October 23 2020
How many years does it take to become a Care Worker?
Most candidates undertake an average of 3 years Community Services & Development prior to being appointed as a Care Worker.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Worker
Last updated October 29 2020
Most candidates have on average 4 years working experience prior to becoming a Care Worker.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Worker
Last updated October 29 2020
Where are Aged Care & Disability Support in Melbourne sourced from?
Aged Care & Disability Support are sourced from
these companies
Casual
Fernwood Women's Health Club
OMNI-CARE
Lanhome Developments
Launch Housing-Education First Foyer
Aged Care & Disability Support are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Deakin University
La Trobe University
Swinburne University of Technology
Monash University
RMIT University
Last updated October 29 2020
Where are most Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 65 / 20%
Adelaide 43 / 14%
Perth 39 / 12%
Brisbane 32 / 10%
Melbourne 30 / 9%
Last updated October 23 2020
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Care Worker?
Darwin ($59K)
Melbourne ($59K)
Adelaide ($58K)
Geelong ($57K)
Cairns ($56K)
Last updated October 23 2020
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