Care Worker

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Median Average:
$48,888
Care Worker in Melbourne, Australia median base salary $48,888/yr. Information is based on 36 Care Worker jobs advertised between August 2020 and July 2021.
How much do Care Worker earn in Melbourne, Australia? The average salary of Care Worker is $48,888 in Melbourne, Australia
$48,888 /yr
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Average $48,888
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated July 23 2021
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 August 2020 and July 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Care Worker are:
Accreditation Banking Administration Accreditation Accountability Administration Building Catering Banking Administration Budgeting Building Accountability Administration Art Building Accreditation Art Building Acting Administration Administrative Advertising Apartments APIs Art Banking Building Casework Cleaning
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These skills are most commonly found in Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated June 30 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 $48,888.
START Employment
Melbourne (100%)
1,722

$38K-$50K

(($4,435))

$38K-$50K
(($4,435))
Drake International
Melbourne (100%)
851

$61K-$73K

($18,246)

$61K-$73K
($18,246)
H1 Healthcare Pty
Melbourne (100%)
803

$59K-$71K

($16,465)

$59K-$71K
($16,465)
Adecco
Melbourne (100%)
775

$51K-$63K

($8,659)

$51K-$63K
($8,659)
McArthur
Melbourne (100%)
773

$59K-$85K

($23,348)

$59K-$85K
($23,348)
Last Updated July 24 2021
How many years does it take to become a Care Worker?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Community Services & Development prior to being appointed as a Care Worker.
Average Community Services & Development required to become a Care Worker
Last updated July 29 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 July 29 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
La Trobe University
Monash University
TAFE
University of Calicut
Victoria University
Last updated July 26 2021
Where are most Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 87 / 19%
Perth 64 / 14%
Brisbane 57 / 12%
Adelaide 49 / 11%
Melbourne 36 / 8%
Last updated July 16 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Care Worker?
Darwin ($84K)
Adelaide ($59K)
Brisbane ($59K)
Gold Coast ($59K)
Geelong ($58K)
Last updated July 24 2021