Wages Personal Support Worker - Home Support in Nova Scotia

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "personal support worker - home support" was moved from the group Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations (NOC 4412) to the group Home support workers, caregivers and related occupations (NOC 44101).

Find out how much people working as a "personal support worker - home support" earned last year in Nova Scotia.

Prevailing wages

Note that these wages were updated on November 16th, 2022 based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.

Hourly wages by community/area
Community/Area Low ($/hour) Median ($/hour) High ($/hour) Note
Nova Scotia 13.60 18.00 21.00
Annapolis Valley Region 13.60 18.00 21.00
Cape Breton Region 13.60 18.95 21.00
Halifax Region 13.60 18.00 21.00
North Shore Region 18.00 19.00 22.00
Southern Region 15.00 18.00 22.00
Canada 14.00 18.00 25.00

Wage methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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