How much do you pay?
As of January 2023, IHSS providers are paid $18.20 per hour
and $27.30 for overtime (overtime limits apply).
Who will be my employer?
The IHSS consumer is the employer. The Public Authority Registry
refer providers’ names to IHSS consumers who are looking to hire
a homecare provider. The Public Authority is handles your
Will you train me?
We offer free, virtual workshops via Zoom to help you learn
homecare skills. Workshop participation is not
mandatory and IHSS Providers are not paid
for attendance. For more information, visit our Online Caregiving Workshops.
We will also reimburse you up to $400 per fiscal year (July 1 –
June 30) to take classes and attend conferences. The class has to
be preapproved, see the instructions on the
applications: Job Development Application (English) Job Development Application (Spanish)
IHSS and Waiver Personal Care Services (WPCS) Providers who have
completed provider/registry enrollment are eligible to register
for the IHSS Career Pathways Program training courses and can be
compensated for time spent attending and completing training
courses. The In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Career
Pathways Program is an exciting optional program that provides
training opportunities to enhance providers
skills. For more information about the IHSS Career
For more information, contact Stacy Goldsby at (650) 241-5874 or
Will I be eligible for Benefits?
Yes, if you meet the eligibility criteria. Visit our
Benefits page for more
Do I get paid vacation and sick time, or holidays off?
We do not offer paid vacation or holidays. IHSS providers
currently working became eligible to receive Paid
sick leave hours on July 1, 2018. Use this
Paid Sick Leave Form and submit to the address on the back of
the form if you wish to utilize these hours.