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Find out how to become a care worker and work in the community services industry. Discover information on salary, growth, stability and occupational expectations.
The current average salary of an
is $55,900 - 100,100 annually
Care workers work with people of all ages including the aged and those with disabilities. Care work can take place in a range of settings including people’s own homes, nursing homes and hospitals.
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Care workers are responsible for the physical care, emotional support and assistance of people with a variety of needs. They may work in home or community settings.
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Working as a care worker will give you the opportunity to look after other people at the same time as using your communication and information skills.
Employment for Care Workers is expected to grow over the next five years. From 221,400 in 2020 to 276,100 by 2025.
* All information on this page has been complied using figures from au.talent.com and the Australian Government's labourmarketinsights.gov.au - all figures are indications only, and are accurate at time of publication. Please do your own research before selecting a course or career.
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