How much does a Care Worker make?

Updated 17 Sep 2021
£21,116 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,585 salaries

£17K

Low

£21K

Average

£26K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Care Worker is £21,116 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Care Worker salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1585 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Care Worker employees.

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Caremark Ltd
3.2

Caremark Ltd

Care Worker - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £9 - £19
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£9

£19

£9 - £19 Range

Lifeways Group
2.4

Lifeways Group

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

Westminster Homecare
2.6

Westminster Homecare

Care Worker - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

NHS
4

NHS

Care Worker

£19,606

 /yr
Range: £19K - £28K

£19K

£28K

£18,860 - £27,952 Range

Radis Community Care
2.7

Radis Community Care

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Accomplish Group
2.4

Accomplish Group

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

Housing 21
4.1

Housing 21

Care Worker - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £10 - £11

£10

£11

£10 - £11 Range

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Mears
3.5

Mears

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Care At Home Group

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

Cygnet Health Care
3.4

Cygnet Health Care

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

Somerset Care
3.2

Somerset Care

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Nurseplus
3.5

Nurseplus

Care Worker - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £11 - £13

£11

£13

£11 - £13 Range

Candlelight Care
4.6

Candlelight Care

Care Worker - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £10 - £10

£10

£10

£10 - £10 Range

Cavalry Healthcare
4.1

Cavalry Healthcare

Care Worker - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £12 - £13

£12

£13

£12 - £13 Range

Methodist Homes MHA
3.8

Methodist Homes MHA

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

North Yorkshire County Council
4.3

North Yorkshire County Council

Care Worker - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

Metropolitan Thames Valley
3.1

Metropolitan Thames Valley

Care Worker

£18,740

 /yr
Range: £17K - £22K

£17K

£22K

£17,221 - £21,502 Range

CrossReach
3.6

CrossReach

Care Worker

£20,074

 /yr
Range: £19K - £24K

£19K

£24K

£18,923 - £23,652 Range

Care At Home Services
2.7

Care At Home Services

Care Worker - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £13

£9

£13

£9 - £13 Range

Quantum Care
3

Quantum Care

Care Worker - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £9

£8

£9

£8 - £9 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Care Worker salaries

The national average salary for a Care Worker is £21,116 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Care Worker salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1585 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Care Worker employees.

The highest salary for a Care Worker in United Kingdom is £26,030 per year.

The lowest salary for a Care Worker in United Kingdom is £17,130 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent care worker salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£11
hourly
A Care Support Worker in the Hemel Hempstead Area area reported making £11 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hemel Hempstead Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£26,365
per year
A Therapeutic Care Worker in the London Area area reported making £26,365 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
 
Full-time
Hospital
£10
hourly
A Care Worker in the Nottingham Area area reported making £10 per hour
Job Highlights
Nottingham Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£22,895
per year
A Residential Care Worker in the London Area area reported making £22,895 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£10
hourly
A Care Worker in the Liverpool Area area reported making £10 per hour
Job Highlights
Liverpool Area area
Temporary
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£9
hourly
A Care Support Worker in the Norwich Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
Norwich Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£19,841
per year
A Care Support Worker in the Reading Area area reported making £19,841 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
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