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Average Bonus
The average patient care associate salary in Alabama, United States is $35,935 or an hourly rate of $17. This is 7% lower (-$2,849) than the average patient care associate salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $345.
Salary by Experience


Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level patient care associate (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $30,675. On the other end, a senior level patient care associate (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $58,584.
Job Description
Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients. Includes nursing care attendants, nursing aides, and nursing attendants. Excludes “Home Health Aides” (31-1011), “Orderlies” (31-1015), “Personal Care Aides” (39-9021), and “Psychiatric Aides” (31-1013).

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