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Patient Safety Sitter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$28,582 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patient Safety Sitter is $28,582 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Patient Safety Sitter is between $24,959 and $33,410. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Patient Safety Sitter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Observes patients under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse to maintain the safety of the patient.
  • Monitors assigned patients within a hospital, skilled nursing, or mental health facility.
  • Typically requires a high school diploma or GED and the ability to read and write fluently in English for documentation purposes.
  • Does not require State licensure.
  • May require completion of behavioral health orientation and crisis prevention intervention training or prior experience with geriatric, developmentally disabled, or mentally ill patients.
Patient Safety Sitter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nursing Assistants

Job family population: 1,453,670

Estimated population of Patient Safety Sitter jobs: 807,572

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Patient Safety Sitter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Patient Care Technician - FT Night - GlenOaks
May 23
Glendale Heights, United States
AMITA Health
We Are Hiring Tech-CPCT, Patient Care-Cert - Nursing Med Surg Units 001 - Full-Time,Night - AGH ... Highway Safety obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Intermediate or Advanced also ...
PT Sitter For Occasional Sitting-Twin 8 Year Old Boys. Perfect For A College Student.
Jun 6
Kenosha, WI, USA
Date nights Day time Essential criteria includes: must have a reliable and safe car, love having fun, patient, punctual, reliable, trustworthy, previous sitting experience with young boys, and you ...
DME Program Manager
Apr 11
Skokie, IL, USA
Graymont Equipment Distribution LLC
Ensures that goals are met in areas including client and patient satisfaction, safety, quality and ... Sitting and standing for prolonged periods of time - up to/exceeding 8 hours per day * General/mild ...
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