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Patient Care Average Salaries in Dominican Republic 2023

How much money does a person working in Patient Care make in Dominican Republic?


Average Monthly Salary
18,400 DOP
( 221,000 DOP yearly)

LOW
9,460
DOP
AVERAGE
18,400
DOP
HIGH
49,300
DOP

A person working in Patient Care in Dominican Republic typically earns around 18,400 DOP per month. Salaries range from 9,460 DOP (lowest average) to 49,300 DOP (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Patient Care careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Assistant Occupational Therapist15,800 DOP
Assistant Physical Therapist14,700 DOP
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Spcialist22,100 DOP
Care Assistant12,900 DOP
Caregiver10,200 DOP
Clinic Assistant13,000 DOP
Clinic Manager29,400 DOP
Clinic Navigator13,500 DOP
Clinical Social Worker14,300 DOP
Dietetic Technician13,100 DOP
Emergency Response Specialist19,500 DOP
Family Nurse Practitioner17,400 DOP
Health Unit Coordinator13,200 DOP
Healthcare Assistant14,200 DOP
Healthcare Consultant28,300 DOP
Home Health Aide14,200 DOP
Medical Biller10,300 DOP
Medical Office Assistant12,600 DOP
Medical Scribe14,500 DOP
Medication Aide14,500 DOP
Mental Health Aide14,700 DOP
Mental Health Technician14,900 DOP
Mental Health Worker15,500 DOP
Mobile Phlebotomist11,400 DOP
Nurse Educator18,500 DOP
Nutrition Services Aide19,400 DOP
Oncology Specialty Representative18,900 DOP
Patient Care Coordinator18,500 DOP
Patient Care Manager29,700 DOP
Patient Care Services Executive22,600 DOP
Patient Care Technician14,800 DOP
Patient Management Coordinator12,600 DOP
Patient Registrar10,600 DOP
Patient Relations Manager24,400 DOP
Patient Representative14,600 DOP
Patient Safety Manager23,400 DOP
Patient Safety Specialist18,900 DOP
Patient Services Coordinator22,400 DOP
Patient Services Director31,400 DOP
Patient Sitter11,800 DOP
Physical Therapy Aide13,100 DOP
Physical Therapy Assistant12,600 DOP
Physician50,500 DOP
Psychiatric Technician15,500 DOP
Psychometrist26,600 DOP
Public Health Analyst33,800 DOP
Public Health Social Worker8,960 DOP
Public Health Specialist34,600 DOP
Registered Nurse Case Manager19,700 DOP
Telephonic Nurse Case Manager22,200 DOP
Wellness Coordinator19,000 DOP

Patient Care Jobs Salary Distribution in Dominican Republic

Median and salary distribution monthly Dominican Republic Patient Care
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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Patient Care salaries in Dominican Republic range from 9,460 DOP per month (minimum average salary) to 49,300 DOP per month (maximum average salary, actual maximum is higher).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 18,800 DOP per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Patient Care are earning less than 18,800 DOP while the other half are earning more than 18,800 DOP. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Patient Care are earning less than 12,700 DOP while 75% of them are earning more than 12,700 DOP. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Patient Care are earning less than 34,700 DOP while 25% are earning more than 34,700 DOP.


What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does a person's salary progress over time?

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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher the wage.

Generally speaking, employees having experience from two to five years earn on average 32% more than freshers and juniors across all industries and disciplines.

Professionals with experience of more than five years tend to earn on average 36% more than those with five years or less of work experience.


Change in salary based on experience varies drastically from one location to another and depends hugely on the career field as well. The data displayed here is the combined average of many different jobs. To view accurate figures, choose a specific job title.

As you hit the ten years mark, the salary increases by 21% and an additional 14% for those who have crossed the 15 years mark.

Those figures are presented as guidelines only. The numbers become more significant if you consider one job title at a time.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Patient Care Salary Comparison By Gender

Salary comparison by gender monthly Dominican Republic Patient Care
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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male employees in Dominican Republic who work in Patient Care earn 8% less than their female counterparts on average.

Male
17,500 DOP
Female+8%
19,000 DOP
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Dominican Republic for all Careers

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Patient Care Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Dominican Republic

How much are annual salary increments in Dominican Republic for Patient Care professionals? How often do employees get salary raises?

Patient Care

Patient Care professionals in Dominican Republic are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 10% every 19 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 8% granted to employees every 18 months.

Annual Salary Increment Rate Dominican Republic Patient Care
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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Dominican Republic / All Professions

The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Dominican Republic is 5%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2022

Banking
7%
Energy
5%
Information Technology
3%
Healthcare
1%
Travel
8%
Construction
6%
Education
4%

Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Dominican Republic for the year 2022. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.


Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Patient Care Bonus and Incentive Rates in Dominican Republic

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Dominican Republic Patient Care
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Patient Care is considered to be a moderate bonus-based field due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

48% of surveyed staff in Patient Care reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 52% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 3% to 6% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
52%
No Bonus
48%

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.


What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

Example:
A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

Example:
A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.


Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Patient Care Hourly Average Wage in Dominican Republic


110 DOP per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Dominican Republic is 110 DOP. This means that the average person in Dominican Republic earns approximately 110 DOP for every worked hour.


Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Patient Care VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Patient Care and Health and Medical monthly Dominican Republic
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The average salary for Patient Care is 38% less than that of Health and Medical. Also, Health and Medical salaries are 49% more than those of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Santo Domingo20,700 DOP

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Dominican Republic earn 7% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.

Private Sector
19,400 DOP
Public Sector+7%
20,700 DOP
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

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