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Caregiver salary in Philadelphia, PA

How much does a Caregiver make in Philadelphia, PA?

Average base salary

below national average
Average $14.32
Low $10.54
High $19.47
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a caregiver is $14.32 per hour in Philadelphia, PA. 306 salaries reported, updated at September 19, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Philadelphia, PA

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Top companies for Caregivers in Philadelphia, PA

  1. Bedrock Care
    52 reviews14 salaries reported
    $14.42per hour
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Highest paying cities for Caregivers near Philadelphia, PA

  1. Pottstown, PA
    $14.65 per hour
    124 salaries reported
  2. Lebanon, PA
    $14.60 per hour
    94 salaries reported
  3. York, PA
    $14.53 per hour
    297 salaries reported
  1. Chambersburg, PA
    $14.38 per hour
    99 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $14.32 per hour
    306 salaries reported
  3. Allentown, PA
    $14.03 per hour
    188 salaries reported
  1. Bethlehem, PA
    $13.89 per hour
    164 salaries reported
  2. Pittsburgh, PA
    $13.87 per hour
    410 salaries reported
  3. Monroeville, PA
    $13.29 per hour
    60 salaries reported
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Where can a Caregiver earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Caregivers

Top certifications
Nurse Delegation Certification
Top skills
Dementia Care
Top licenses

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
17 jobs33
109 jobs570
167 jobs471
1,484 jobs8,857
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Most common benefits for Caregivers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 28,276 ratings

33% of Caregivers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Philadelphia, PA?

Support Worker

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Average $17.97 per hour

Direct Support Professional

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Average $15.80 per hour

Customer Service Representative

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Average $20.14 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Caregiver

How much do similar professions to caregiver get paid?

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How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a caregiver?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a caregiver position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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Is caregiver a paid role?

Yes, a caregiver can be a paid role. The pay rate for this position will vary by hiring terms. If a person or a family hires a caregiver, then the compensation will come directly from the family. Agencies and health facilities also employ caregivers.

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Do caregivers get paid weekly?

Can caregivers be paid by the state to take care of their own family members?

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