Personal Care Aides Salary Information in Odessa, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of personal care aides in Odessa, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of personal care aides in Odessa is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Personal Care Aides in Odessa, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15,870
25th Percentile Wage
$16,570
50th Percentile Wage
$17,720
75th Percentile Wage
$18,870
90th Percentile Wage
$19,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for personal care aides in Odessa, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $19,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $15,870.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of personal care aides from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$17,720
1.02% 0.00%
2014
$17,540
-1.31% -
2013
$17,770
0.28% -
2012
$17,720
- -

Table 3. Compare Personal Care Aides Salary in Odessa with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $17,720, Odessa is the lowest paying city for personal care aides in state of Texas, following city of College Station-Bryan (median annual salary of $21,280). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of personal care aides in Odessa is about 16.7 percent (16.7%) lower than that of the highest paying city College Station-Bryan.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
College Station-Bryan
$21,280
Midland
$20,630
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$20,160
Fort Worth-Arlington
$19,670
Victoria
$19,350
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$19,330
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$19,160
San Angelo
$19,110
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$18,990
Abilene
$18,980
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$18,970
Longview
$18,860
Texarkana-Texarkana
$18,850
Sherman-Denison
$18,840
Corpus Christi
$18,740
Lubbock
$18,730
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,730
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$18,710
Brownsville-Harlingen
$18,690
Amarillo
$18,660
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,650
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$18,610
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,580
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$18,500
Laredo
$18,490
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$18,470
Tyler
$18,450
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,390
Waco
$18,330
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,290
Wichita Falls
$18,110
El Paso
$18,030
Odessa
$17,720



See also: Top paying jobs in Odessa, Texas.