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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||4-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos|| |
|Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown|| |
|San Angelo|| |
|San Antonio-New Braunfels|| |
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|Corpus Christi|| |
|Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Beaumont-Port Arthur|| |
|North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood|| |
|Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Wichita Falls|| |
|El Paso|| |