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Patient Care Assistant Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$34,753 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$302

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patient Care Assistant is $34,753 a year and $17 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Patient Care Assistant is between $26,693 and $41,366. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Patient Care Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Helps patients in hospital, nursing home, or other medical facility, performing a variety of uncomplicated tasks, under direction of nursing and medical staff.
  • Responds to signal lights, bells, or intercom system to determine patients' needs.
  • Bathes, dresses, and undresses patients.
  • Serves and collects food trays and feeds patients requiring help.
  • Transports patients, using wheelchair or wheeled cart, or assists patients to walk.
Patient Care Assistant Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: Nursing Assistants

Job family population: 1,453,670

Estimated population of Patient Care Assistant jobs: 152,534

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,289
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Patient Care Assistant Job Listings for Rhode Island, United States

Medical Assistant-Warwick Primary Care
Mar 1
Warwick, RI, USA
Brown Medicine
Primary Care * Prepare exam and/or treatment rooms with necessary equipment and supplies for ... Prepare patient for examination and/or treatment obtaining vital signs such as blood pressure ...
Certified Nurse Assistant CNA (RF: 0767)
Jan 23
North Kingstown, RI, USA
Humanus
Provide patient care under direction of nursing staff. * Administer prescribed medications to patients. * Sterilize and prepare medical tools and equipment. * Assist in the transport of patients
CNA Up to $17 per hour SAME DAY PAY!!
Jan 4
Providence, RI, USA
Gale Healthcare Solutions LLC
Paid within hours of working your shift in Gale is recruiting a team of qualified CNA's in the Providence, RI area who have a passion for stellar patient care and excellent skills with patient ...
Part Time Medical Assistant
Feb 7
Warwick, RI, USA
Medical Practice
... Assistant. Candidate must be passionate about helping others, dependable, hard worker with ... Assists physician or mid-level practitioner with patient referrals to other healthcare ...
Medical Assistant
Jan 18
Wakefield, RI, USA
South County Health
The Medical Assistant assists doctors and nurses in efficient/correct patient care. Responsibilities: * Putting patients into examination rooms, obtaining histories, medications, blood pressures ...
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