Here is a partial listing that you may use for estimating the cost of a particular pattern of service. These apply to consecutive hours, when four or more consecutive days each week.
Hours Fee Comments
0.0 - 1.0 hrs. $32.50/hr.
1.5 - 3.5 hrs. $31.50/hr.
4.0 - 7.5 hrs $28.50/hr.
8.0 - 9.5 hrs $25.50/hr
10.0 + hrs $26.50*/hr. Includes overtime hours
12 hrs. $318.00*/12-hour Includes overtime hours
Add $1 to $3/hr. when less than 4 consecutive days are staffed each week.
Fees increase $8.50/hr. for service on seven major holidays, and after 6 PM when not overnight. Care givers receive premium pay during times.
Deposits are rarely requested.
Invoices are mailed weekly and the service schedule for the next week. Payment is expected within 15 days.
*Overtime is included in these rates. The law requires paying overtime after nine hours of work in a workday, or 40 regular hours in a workweek.
Please know that our wages exceed California's minimum wage by 25%-35%. Many of our care givers earn overtime, as well as travel reimbursement, paid time off, medical insurance, uniforms, on going training, service supplies.
Updated Sept, 15, 2018