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Direct Care Counselor Salary

How much does a Direct Care Counselor make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Direct Care Counselor

$28,733 (USD)/yr

$14 (USD)/hr

$353 (USD)/yr

$28,453 (USD)/yr

$14 (USD)/hr

$353 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Assist the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities with daily living activities at the person's home or in a care facility. Duties performed at a place of residence may include keeping house (making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes) and preparing meals. May provide assistance at non-residential care facilities. May advise families, the elderly, convalescents, and persons with disabilities regarding such things as nutrition, cleanliness, and household activities.
The average direct care counselor salary in United States is $28,733 or an equivalent hourly rate of $14. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $353. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$22,420 (USD)

$33,791 (USD)

Education
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Salary Potential

$33,309 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Direct Care Counselor will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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