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Residential Living Assistant in the United States

How much does a Residential Living Assistant earn in the United States? The average Residential Living Assistant salary in the United States is $25,108 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $22,471 and $26,532. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Provides individualized care to the patients of a group home or residential living facility. Assists the patients on daily basis with personal care and hygiene. Transports patients within the facility or on supervised outings. Administers and records medications given to residents. May administer medications under the supervision of a nurse or physician. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Residential Living Assistant

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Residential Living Assistant, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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