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Direct Support Professionals

Pay and Benefits

Direct Support Professionals are in high demand and the pay has increased in recent years. The pay varies by company and job duties but on average wage range is between $12-15 per hour.

DSP’s may be required to work shifts across a 24-hour time frame. There may be higher shift differentials for holidays and other time frames.

Most companies offer full benefit programs, depending on your full or part time status. This typically includes health insurance, retirement, and disability insurance. Some companies offer vision and dental plans.